Istvan Bertok


István Bertók (Piano)

István Bertók (Piano) was born on 2 November 1985 near Bratislava. Already at the age of 4, he decided to pursue a musician career. His most important places of study include the Richter János Music Vocational Secondary School in Győr from 2001 to 2005, and the university classes in Jazz Piano at the Liszt Academy in Budapest from 2009 to 2012. As a solo artist, he has performed in numerous European cities since 1999. He has received various awards such as the first prize of the International Franz Liszt Piano Competition 2003 and the Special Prize of Duna TV in the same year. In 2014 he was honoured with the prize Harmónia for Hungarian music, entitled "The Best Soloist in World Music and Jazz". All the songs from the Arte Diversa music repertoire are composed and arranged by Istvan Bertok..