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Szepesi János


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He began playing clarinet at the age of nine. He studied with Tamás Benedek and obtained a degree as a teacher of clarinet. He attended the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music 1987-89 and was a student of Tibor Dittrich serving also as a member of the orchestra during this time. From 1987 until 1989 the studied with Alfred Prinz and Ernst Ottensamer at the High School of Arts and Music in Vienna. He has participated in master classes and competitions and studied with Karl Leister in 1981. At present he is a part-time member of the orchestra and teaches at the Conservatory of Miskolc. He plays a Buffet RC clarinet, Vandoren B40 mouthpiece with Vandoren V12 reeds and a Rovner ligature.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1999 Rossini, Gioacchino: String Sonatas Vol.1. Naxos 8.554418
2018 Vajda Gergely: Klarinét Szimfónia
(Gergely Vajda: Clarinet Symphony)
BMC Records BMC CD 274