Cello | Cellissimo 

Webinar with Peter and Ildiko Szabo

Thursday, September 22, 2022


4,30 pm ET/ 10,30 pm CET

Duration: 45 minutes

"Musical education around the world focuses almost exclusively on technique and virtuosity. Join us to explore the philosophical, poetic, religious, and social settings of individual compositions!" Peter Szabo

(Topics 20 minutes, Q&A 25 minutes)

1. Tradition and modern playing 
2. Auditions; how to prepare and behave
3. New technics in cello playing

Webinar with Peter and Ildiko Szabo

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Peter Szabo

Principal cellist of the Budapest Festival Orchestra and solo cellist of the World Orchestra for Peace, founded by Sir George Solti. Holder of the UNESCO Artist for the peace prize. Szabó studied at the Ferenc Liszt Academy in Budapest with Ferenc Rados, György Kurtág and László Mező. Peter is a Master Teacher for iClassical Academy and has recorded various Masterclasses. 

Ildikó Szabó studied with László Mező at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest from the age of 11 and was taught by János Starker in Bloomington (Indiana, USA) every summer. In 2011, she began studying with Jens Peter Maintz at Berlin University of the Arts. She later became a student of Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt at the University of Music Franz Liszt in Weimar, also taking on the role of assistant for his class during the 2019/20 winter semester. Ildikó has won several prizes: the Deutscher Musikwettbewerb, the TONALi Grand Prix, the David Popper International Cello Competition, the International Cello Competition Antonio Janigro, and the Liezen International Cello Competition.

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