Artist database

This is the Artist Database of BMC, which includes information about composers, musicians, orchestras, choirs and groups that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary, as well as information about releases recorded with them.

Pólus László


Place of Birth
Date of Birth

Ferenc Liszt Academy of Budapest - 1990-95, Professor: Lászlo Mező (Bartók Quartet)
Academy of Music of Basel, Professor: Thomas Demenga
Master clases 1990-1992 with Miklós Perényi, Csaba Onczay, Uri Wiesel, David Geringas
University of Pécs, Faculty of Arts, Doctoral School (DLA) 2009-

1990 National Cello Competition, Kecskemét, 1st prize
1994 Popper Competition, Budapest, 1st prize
1998 Hungarian Radio Competition, special prize

Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra 1993
National Symphony of Hungary 1994
Budapest Weiner-Szász Chamber Orchestra 1994-96
Solo cellist of the Hungarian State Opera 1996-
Somogyi Quartet 1999-
Hungarian Virtuosi 2002-
Professor of the F. Liszt Academy of Music Teachers Training School in Budapest 2001-

Recontres Européennes de Musique de Chambre, Paris
Schleswig Holstein Musik Festival, Salzau
Pacific Music Festival, Sapporo
Manchester RNCM Cello Festival

1999 Artisjus Award
2002 Juventus Award
2016 János Ferencsik Award