Gįbor Draskóczy was born in 1976 in Budapest, Hungary. He has been playing violin since the age of six. After attending a high school that specialized in music he continued his studies at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music: he graduated the violin making course of this Academy in 1996.
He collected experience of restoration from a number of Masters. He developed his techniques of making while working alongside Bence Hollo from 1997 to 2004.
In 2004 he opened his own workshop where he makes his own master instruments (modern and baroque violin, viola, cello). Presently he is living and working in London.