Laura Levai Aksin
Laura Levai Aksin
Laura Levai Aksin was born in Subotica, Serbia. She graduated and did her master thesis at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad. She continued her studies in Paris in the class of Prof. Claude Lefebvre and Prof. Patrick Gallois where she graduated with “1er prix de superieur” and “1er prix d’exellence à l’unanimité du jury”. She improved her knowledge during numerous master classes held by renowned soloists and pedagogues.
She is the winner of the first and special awards at republic and federal competitions. She was awarded the competition of Music Artists of Yugoslavia in Zagreb. At the 6th International Tribune of the Composers in Belgrade, she was awarded the First Prize for the interpretation of contemporary works.
She performed as a soloist with a number of symphonic and chamber orchestras in Serbia and abroad. She gave a number of recitals and played in many chamber concerts in the former countries of Yugoslavia, as well as in France, Belgium, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Russia,Spain, Portugal, Greece, Israel, etc.
Laura Levai Aksin is a solo flautist of the Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra. Earlier she was a solo flutist of the Opera Orchestra of the Serbian National Theatre, the chamber orchestra Camerata Academica in Novi Sad, as well as of the ensemble for the new music Musica Viva. During her stay in France, she was the member of the Tickmayer Formatio, Theatre Jel and Orleans Flute Orchestra.
She is a member of the chamber trio with Rita Kinka (piano) and Mark Josifoski (violin), The Flute Trio Density and Wind Quintet Synergia 5.
The publishing houses Recommended Records from London, EOS from Graz, Visio Mundi and SKC from Novi Sad published compact discs with her performances.
Currently she is teaching flute as a full professor at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad. She has given a large number of master classes and served as a jury member at numerous domestic and international competitions and festivals. She is a member of Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra as solo flutist.