Beáta Várnai


Beáta Várnai
orchestra member, first clarinet
Education and training:
Pécs High School of arts - teacher: Tamás Paláncz
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, teachers: Béla Kovács, Ferenc Rados, György Kurtág, András Mihály (1982- 1986)

Competitions:
National Woodwind Award: first prize, special prize (1982)
Colmar Wind Quintet Competition: second prize
Hungarian Radio Woodwind Competition: second prize, special prize

Awards and recognitions:
Georg Solti-George Soros Foundation's scholarship award
Juventus Award
Vilmos Komor Commemorative Plaquette(2015)

Professional career:
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra (1986-)
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
International Youth Orchestra
Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester
Georg Solti-George Soros Foundation, Chicago Symphony Orchestra