Susie Mészáros

Viola

Susie Mészáros is a member of the world-renowned Chilingirian String Quartet. Susie studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and was principal viola with the Camerata Salzburg, as well as a regular chamber music partner of her teacher, violinist Sándor Végh. She made her Wigmore Hall debut as a duo with Yehudi Menuhin in 1977 and performed with Vladimir Spivakov and Arthur Grumiaux. She won the Gold Medal at the Royal Over-Seas League competition and was a string finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year and played with many leading chamber ensembles including the Nash Ensemble.

Susie was leader of the Fitzwilliam Quartet, Prometheus Ensemble and concert master of Kent Opera. She has appeared as soloist on Radio 3 on both violin and viola. She has taught at the Yehudi Menuhin School and is a Professor at both RCM and RNCM teaching violin, viola and chamber music.

Susie has performed as a guest principal with major orchestras including the Philharmonia, Britten Sinfonia, London Mozart Players and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Susie has been a juror on the Bordeaux International Quartet competition. As past Gold medallist at the Royal Overseas League, She has been invited to sit as jury member of the competition in 2016.

http://www.susiemeszaros.com
Susie Mészáros

Performances

Academy Professors’ Concert

Levon Chilingirian, violin
Susie Mészáros, viola
Jane Hyland, cello
Philip Saudek, piano

Mozart : Piano Quartet in E flat major
Schumann : Piano Quartet in E flat major
Mozart : Piano Quartet in G major

The Sublime Strings of the Academy

Levon Chilingirian, violin
Susie Mészáros, viola
Jane Hyland, cello
Philip Saudek, piano
Students of the Musique Cordiale Strings Academy

Samuel Barber (1910 – 1981) : Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Edward Elgar (1857-1934) : Serenade for Strings, Op. 20

& other solo & chamber works