Zsuzsanna Laskay-Monoki


orchestra member, first violin tutti
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 2014

Education and training:
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music's Programme for Exceptionally Talented Young Students, Budapest - teachers: Eszter Perényi, Péter Somogyi (2000-2006)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest, teachers: Eszter Perényi, Márta Ábrahám (2006-2010)
Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hannover, teacher: Ulf Schneider (2011)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music Doctoral School (2011)
Master classes:
International Sommerakademie (ISA), teacher: Paul Roczek (2008)
International Sommerakademie (ISA), teacher: Hagai Shaham (2009)
Early Music Days Festival, Sopron, teacher: Simon Standage (2009)
Early Music Days Festival, Sopron, teacher: László Paulik (2010)
Muzika Na Žici, Sarajevo, teacher: Violeta Smailovic-Huart (2011)
Bartók Szeminar, teacher: György Pauk (2012)
Accademia Musicale Chigiana, teacher: Günther Pichler (2012)

Competitions:
Second National Ede Zathureczky Memorial Competition - first place and special prize (2003)
First International Telemann Violin Competition (Poznań) - special prize (2004)
Balassagyarmat Modern Works Competitions - first prize (2004)
Balassagyarmat Modern Works Competitions - grand prize (2005)
Third National Ede Zathureczky Memorial Competition - first place and special prize (2008)
Dénes Kovács Memorial Competition - second prize and special prize (2010)

Awards and recognitions:
Scholarship of the Republic of Hungary (2007)

Professional career:
Szolnok Symphony Orchestra
Junge Deutsche Philharmonie, Berlin
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Danubia Orchestra Óbuda (concertmaster of its 2013/14 performances at the Opera House)
Concerto Budapest Orchestra
Orfeo Orchestra (2009-)