Zoltán Onczay

Educated subject: Cello

2004 – Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, László Mező
Indiana University, Bloomington, John Starker

2008 – Hindemith scholarship, Berlin, UDK, Wolfgang Boettcher

John Starker
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi
Thomas Demenga
Csaba Onczay

Membership in orchestra:
Mahler International Youth Orchestra, Claudio Abbado
Sextet of Budapest
Mannheim Chamber Orchestra
2015 – MÁV Symphonic Orchestra, lead cellist
Concerto Budapest
Mittel europäisches Kammerorchester
Morphing Music

Major Concerts:
Europe and America’s major cities toured with artists such as Pierre Boulez, Seiji Ozawa, Mariss Jansons, Kent Nagano, Anne Sophie Mutter, Yehudi Menuhin.
Germany, Italy, Austria, America and Japan

Other Activities:
Art Director of Turmsaal Concert Series


Yamaha European Music Foundation – Yamaha Award
Semmering Summer Academy – Martinu Prize
Wiener-Klassik Prize
Kodály Prize
European Music for Youth, Oslo