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.

Csonka Zsuzsanna

voice - soprano

Place of Birth
Date of Birth

She started her studies at the Bartók Béla Music School in Miskolc, and finaly she got her diplom at Liszt Ferenc Music Academy in Budapest, as a singer.
She also studied in Wien, where her masters were Hans Hotter and Alexander Kolo.
She is a member oh the Hungarian State Opera House since 1984.
She sings role of liric and coloratur sopran in Budapest and also many different cities in abroad.
The most important cities, where she performed: Wien, Amsterdam,Wexford,St.Gallen, Loreley, Munich, Lisboa, Cairo, Tel Aviv, Athens, Klagenfurt,
and also in the United States.
She sang operettas too. For example in France and America.
She sang in films also: Elisetta in Cimarosa's Secret Marriage, Musette in Puccini's La Boheme, and Adel in Strauss's Fledermaus.

Königin der Nacht, Pamina - Die Zauberflöte
Blonde, Konstanza - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Donna Elvira - Don Giovannai
Musette, Mimi - La Bohéme
Oscar - Un ballo in maschera
Gilda - Rigoletto
Adina - L'elisir d'amore
Rosina - Il Baribere di Siviglia
Micaela - Carmen
Marzellina - Fidelio
Melinda - Bánk bán
Rózsa - Dózsa György
Királykisasszony, Iluska - János vitéz

Musette - La Bohéme
Violetta - La Traviata
Norina - Don Pasquale
Nedda - I Pagliacci
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
Klassik Ohne Krise: Vergnügen Operette Naxos 8.551318-19 2 CDs
1996 Best of Operetta, Vol. 1 Naxos 8.550941
1996 Best of Operetta, Vol. 2 Naxos 8.550942
1996 Best of Operetta, Vol. 3 Naxos 8.550943
1996 The Best of Operetta Vol.1 Naxos 8.570049
1999 Operetta Favourites - Klassiska Favoriter Operett Naxos 8.503095 3 CDs
2007 Operetta Highlights Naxos 8.571083
2010 Verdi, Giuseppe: The Ultimate Opera Album Naxos 8.578068-69 2 CDs
2010 The Ultimate Opera Album Naxos 8.578037-38 2 CDs