Monday 12 June 2017, 7pm
Hungarian Cultural Centre London
10 Maiden Lane, London WC2E 7NA
MONDAY MUSIC SOIRÉES
Monday's Violin Melody: a solo concert by Tamás Fejes
We are delighted to welcome on stage violinist Tamás Fejes, assistant leader of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and part-time tutor of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in the Hungarian Cultural Centre London.
Tamás Fejes was born into a family of musicians in Szeged, Hungary. At the age of 10 he won second prize in the 'János Koncz' national violin competition. He studied at Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest and while at the Academy he gave numerous recitals and had several appearances on Radio and TV.
After graduation he continued his studies at the Guildhall School of Music&Drama in London. Tamás lead and co-lead various orchestras in Germany and carried on giving recitals, concertos and chamber music concerts in the UK, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, USA and Hungary. He was also a member of the Philharmonia Orchestra in London.
Since 2006 Tamás is a founder member of the Fejes Quartet with whom he regularly participated in several festivals in Hungary, France, Italy and Scotland among others. In 2011 they released their debut CD. In June 2014 they recorded Christopher Wright's 4 string quartets for Nimbus which was released later that year to great critical acclaim. Tamás has recorded the complete Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin by J. S. Bach under Discovery Music & Vision label which was released in late 2016.
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