dr. László Bence Horváth


orchestra member, first trumpet
Education and training:
Leó Weiner School of Music (1984-1988), teacher: András Kis
Béla Bartók High School of Music (1988-1992), teacher: István Török
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (1992-1998), teacher: Frigyes Varasdy
Postgraduate studies and diploma, Karlsruhe (1998-2000), teacher: Prof. Reinhold Friedrich
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music Doctoral School (2000-2003)
Defended doctoral dissertation in DLA concert entitled "Changes in the role of the trumpet in the musical literature" (2006)
Master classes:
Maurice André
Markus Stockhausen
Dr. Edward H. Tarr
Timofei Dokschithzer

Competitions:
International Trumpet Competition, Pilisvörösvár (1999) - second prize; special prize for best performer for a performance of a work by Kamilló Lendvay
ITG competition, Ohio, USA (1993) - finalist
Competitions in Barcs and Passau (1991) - first prizes with a brass quintet
National High School Competition, Miskolc (1990) - second prize

Awards and distinctions:
Artisjus Award for performers of music advancing and performing Hungarian contemporary music (2010, 2008, 2006)
Annie Fischer scholarship for performers of music (2000, 2001, 2002)

Professional work:
Hungarian Radio Symphonic Orchestra (1999-) - first trumpet
Hungarian State Opera (2014-) - first trumpet
University of Debrecen Faculty of Music (2008 -) - docent
Béla Bartók High School of Music, Budapest (2005-2009) - trumpet teacher
Regular auxiliary with the following orchestras:
NDR (Norddeutscher Rundfunk) Sinfonieorchester
Budapest Festival Orchestra
UMZE Chamber Ensemble
Ensemble Intermodulation
Componensemble
master classes:
Debrecen Summer Academy
International Bartók Seminar
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music
Concerts:
Soloist at the opening concert of the Internationial Bartók Seminar, Ligeti György: Mysteries of the Macabre (2013)
Soloist for the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Trumpet Concerto (2010)
Trumpet soloist for the Debrecent Philharmonic Orchestra, Müpa Budapest, Zoltán Kovács: Double Concerto for Trumpet and Trombone (2007)
DLA concert organised by the Philharmonic Orchestra in defence of doctoral dissertation (2006)
Invited to join Markus Stockhausen's trumpet quartet to make recordings for WDR (Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln) (2006)
Performed a work dedicated to himself by the composer, László Sáry: Fiori Musicali (2005)
Ervin Jereb's trumpet competition, Müpa Budapest (2005)
Elba International Music Festival, solo trumpet with Gidon Kremer and Yuri Basmet (2004)
László Dubrovay's second trumpet competition, with the Hungarian Radio Symphonic Orchestra (2004)
Concerto by Ferenc Farkas, with the Hungarian Radio Symphonic Orchestra (2004)