Renata Konyicska is from Hungary. She started studying music at the age of five, and was accepted at the Special School for Exceptional Young Talents of the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest. She continued her studies at the Liszt Academy, graduating with highest honours, and is now completing her postgraduate studies at the Royal Academy of Music, where she holds a scholarship. She has won many prizes in piano competitions, including first prize at the Zlatko Grgosevic Piano Competition (Croatia), first prize at the Cittá di Gorizia Competition (Italy), first prize at the Smetana Piano Competition (Czech Republic) and third prize at the International Piano Competition for Young Musicians (The Netherlands). She has been invited to perform recitals and chamber music concerts in several festivals and has played several times with orchestras, performing concerti by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin and Grieg. She is grateful for support from the László Sólyom Foundation.