Károly Mocsári, pianist
Born in Budapest, 06/12/1962.
•1973-1979 Preparatory School for Exeptional Young Talents of the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest, with Prof. György Nádor.
•1979-1985 Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest, piano with Prof. György Nádor, Chamber music with Prof. Ferenc Rados.
•1985-1986 Philadelphia Curtis Institute of Music with Prof. Jorge Bolet - Scholarship of the Van Cliburn Foundation.
•1983 and 1984 One-month Masterclass with Madame Yvonne Lefébure in the Juillet Musical of Saint Germain-en-Laye, with the scholarship of the French Government.
Professional experience as soloist:
•Laureat of the following international piano competitions (1981-1986):
Barcelona Maria Canals, Athens Maria Callas, London Terence Judd, Montreal, Fort Worth Van Cliburn, Tel Aviv Rubinstein;
•1986: Liszt Competition in Budapest, Top Prize
•1986: The Cziffra Foundation's grant holder in France