Bálint Maróth

He was born in Budapest in 1974. He studied cello from Árpád Pejtsik and László Szilvásy. He graduated from Liszt Academy of Music in 2002 in László Mező’s class. He is a member and performer of numerous music ensembles, such as the Orfeo Orchestra, Academia String Quartet, Bujtor Quartet, Haydn Sinfonietta in Wien, Hortus Musicus and the Hungarian String Trio. He has played in the Hungarian State Opera Orchestra and Concerto Budapest.

He has performed across Europe and in numerous countries in the Far East, from Japan to Indonesia. He is a regular guest artist of the concert programmes of the Hungarian Radio. He has been a cellist of the Budapest Strings since 2015.