Katica Illényi (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈkɒtit͡sɒ ˈilːeːɲi]) is a Hungarian violinist. She plays in several musical genres, including folk music, klezmer and Manouche jazz. She has classical training.
Illényi comes from a musical family. She began learning the violin with her father, Ferenc Illényi, who played in the orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera.
- Artist of Merit of Hungary award
- Franz Liszt award
- Artisjus award
- eMeRton award