Featured Teacher of the Century
Born in Romania received a Bachelor's Degree in Music and a Specialization in violin from the School of Music of Cluj Napoca, Romania. She started her preparation as a Violinist at the age of 4 and played First Violin with The Bogota Philharmonic Orchestra for 15 Years and The Tampa Bay Symphony in Tampa, Florida. Internationally Mrs. Szakacs has performed in Europe, South America and United States with accomplished Artists such as Sarah Brightman, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Diana Ross and The Mannheim Steamroller Orchestra.
Besides her extensive career as Violin performer she also has dedicated most of her life to music education in many Universities abroad such as National University, Los Andes University and Javeriana University in Bogota, Colombia and to private students.
Further, Mrs. Szakacs was the String Director for 3 consecutive years in Tampa Preparatory School in Tampa, Florida.