László Major decided to become a violinist when he was five years old. After studying classical music he specialized in the music of the Balkans and became an internationally acknowledged virtuoso of the styles of the region. He played in Hungary’s famous folk groups such as Zalka Dance Ensemble (1976-1978) and the Hungarian National Folk Ensemble (1986-1988).
Since 1997 he has been working with Joel Rubin Jewish Music Ensemble. He joined Etnorom in 2005.