In 2016 at the age of 8 Teo Gertler won the second prize in the 17th “Nutcracker” International Competition of Young Violinists in Moscow; in 2018 he was awarded junior first prizex at the XIV. International Lipinski/Wieniawski Competition of Young Violinists in Lublin, Poland in the junior category; and in 2019 he won first prize in the 9th International Competition for Young Violinists in Novosibirsk, Russia. He is also a proud holder of about dozen other top prizes from international violin competitions.
Teo has performed as a soloist in number of concerts with orchestras including the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Moscow Academic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonic, and Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, and has worked with conductors including Adam Medveczky, Eugene Kohn, Ivan Fischer and Vladimir Spivakov. Teo´s engagements also include a close cooperation with Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina .