Erika Kádi


Erika Kádi
orchestra member, cello tutti
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 2005

Education and training:
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (1998-2005)
Szombathely High School of Music (1994-1998)
master classes between 1996 and 2005:
Csaba Onczay (Budapest)
Rimantas Armonas (Vilnius)
Ferenc Szűcs (London)
Josef Podhoranski (Bratislava)
Jean Guihen Queiras (Paris)

Competitions:
International Martinů Competition, Semmering, Austria: Martinů Prize (2003)
International David Popper Cello Competition, Várpalota: second place (2000)
National Cello Competition: second place (no first prize was awarded) (1996)
National Cello Competition: first place (1993)

Awards and distinctions:
Scholarship granted by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Hungary (2004)
Scholarships from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Julliard School of Music (2003)
Rotary Klub's Sándor Kiss Art Award (2002)
Glaxo Smith Kline Scholarship (2000)

Professional work:
New Theatre (2010) - As You Like It
Pest Theatre (2010) - A Woman's Desire, Mikveh
Hungarian State Opera (2005-) - orchestra member
Hungarian Radio Symphonic Orchestra (2005-)
Matáv Symphony Orchestra/ Hungarian Telecom Symphony Orchestra / Concerto Budapest (2003-) - cello tutti / principal cello
Savaria Symphony Orchestra (2001-2002) - cello tutti
International Mahler Orchestra (2001)
Quintet tour, Belgium (2000)
Capella Savaria (1999)
Kalló Quartet (1999)
Danubia Youth Orchestra (1998-2003) - cello tutti
Regular collaboration at chamber and contemporary music concerts, recording sessions and other cultural events. Major destinations visited to date: Venice, Stockholm, Beirut and Helsinki