Beatrix Fazekas - cello - orchestra musician

I have had a close relationship with music since childhood. I was only ever able to study properly if I was listening to classical music. I have played in orchestras since I was ten years old, and my husband is a former colleague. When I saw Ken-Ichiro Kobayashi live, conducting the Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra, as it was known at the time, I knew I wanted to play the cello in that orchestra. The fact that I am a member of the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra fills me with pride, as does the fact that two of my former teachers, for whom I have the greatest respect, are now my colleagues.

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