Ildikó Szabó

Ildikó Szabó – cellistIldikó-Szabó-HP

  • Second Prize and winner of the Audience Award, and seven Special Prizes at the Pablo Casals International Cello Competition in September 2014
  • Has performed as soloist with orchestras such as Budapest Festival Orchestra, Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra, Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Concerto Budapest, Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Porto Symphony Orchestra and Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
  • In 2017 Debut at the Konzerthaus, Berlin in the ‘Espresso Series’
  • Has played at the Mariinsky Theatre, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, Mozarteum in Salzburg, Teatro La Fenice, Auer Concert Hall in Bloomington, Casa da Musica in Porto, Franz Liszt Academy of Music and the Palace of Arts in Budapest
  • Festival appearances have included Verbier, International Holland Music Sessions, Heidelberger Frühling, Rheingau Festival, and Budapest Spring Festival
  • Released her first CD at the age of 14, Dances of the Elves, on the Hungaroton Classic label and in 2014 released a CD of Emanuel Moór’s Double Concerto with Péter Szabó and the Hungarian Symphony Orchestra Miskolc conducted by Zsolt Hamar
  • Recipient of a scholarship from the Study Foundation of the German Nation and currently studying with Professor Jens Peter Maintz at the Universität der Künste Berlin

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Victoria Rowsell (Managing Director)
Aude-Marie Auphan (Artist Manager)


Tchaikovsky: Pezzo capriccioso
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Iván Fischer – December 2014
Beethoven: 7 Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen”
with István Lajkó (piano) – December 2016
Beethoven: Sonata for piano and cello Op. 102/1 – 1st movt
with Zoltan Fejervari (piano) – May 2014
Ligeti: Solo Sonata


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