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.

Tóth Erika


Place of Birth
Date of Birth

Received her Artist Degree and Doctorate (DLA) from the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest. She also studied at the Yale Summer School (US), the Banff Centre (Canada) and at the University of Wisconsin (US).

In 1978 she joined the Eder String Quartet with whom she performed intensely worldwide until 1986. They recorded, amongst many other works, the complete Bartók String Quartets, the Haydn Op.76 for Teldec. She participated in the world premiers of Kurtág's Mikroludium and the Schnittke 3rd String Quartet.

In 1989 she moved to Perth, Western Australia, where she founded the Stirling String Quartet with her husband, Pal Eder. Since 1997, she resides in Budapest, where she performs with various chamber ensembles and teaches violin and chamber music. She joined the Kodály String Quartet in June 2005.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1995 Haydn vonósnégyesek Op.77 No.1-2
(Haydn String Quartets Op.77 No.1-2)
Naxos 8.553146