István Horváth


orchestra member, first violin tutti
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 2013

Education and training:
Szombathely Music School, teachers: Teréz Medgyessy and János Sándor (1993-1997)
Győr High School of Music, teacher: Márta Svikruha (1997-2002)
Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, teacher: Prof. Nicolas Chumachenco (2002-2005)
Hochschule für Musik Saar, Saarbrücken, teachers: Prof. Ulrike Dierick (2005-2010)
Tibor Varga
Ivry Gitlis
Igor Ozim
Sebastian Hamann
Manuel Fischer-Dieskau

Competitions:
Emil Vajda Violin Competition: first prize (1999, 2000, 2002)
János Koncz Violin Competition: prize-winner, special prize (1999, 2002)
Hochschule für Musik Saar Competition: first prize (2006, 2007)
Alois Kottmann-Frankfurt Violin Competition: first place (2007)

Professional work:
Saarbrücken Oper (2006-2008) - intern
Deutsche Radio Philharmonie (2008-2010) - intern
Győri Philharmonic Orchestra (2011-2013) - concertmaster
Hungarian State Opera (2013-) - violin tutti
Concerts:
First concert with an orchestra at age seven
Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra, Veszprém
Thüringen Philharmonie Gotha-Suhl
Danubia Orchestra Óbuda
Oradea State Philharmony
Savaria Symphony Orchestra, Szombathely
Concerts performed in:
Brazil
Hungary
Germany
Austria