Trio Gaspard - Germany
Cello: Vashti Hunter
Piano: Nicholas Rimmer
Winners of three major international competitions since their inception in 2010, Trio Gaspard is rapidly proving to be one of the most exciting young piano trios to emerge in recent years.
Founded in October 2010, Trio Gaspard has already given acclaimed recitals all over Europe,including venues like the Wigmore Hall, London, the Schlosstheater of Schönbrunn Palace and ORF Kulturhaus,Vienna, the NDR Rolf-Liebermann Hall,Hamburg and the Salle Molière,Lyon. Their performances have been broadcast on German Radio North, and South-west; the Austrian Radio and Korean radio and television. During a tour in 2012, Trio Gaspard included a broadcast performance and Chamber Music Masterclasses at the Kyung Hee University.
Trio Gaspard, whose members hail from Germany, Greece and the UK, has given concerts in Germany, France, Paris, England and Vienna and has worked among others with Johannes Meissl (Artis Quartet), and Peter Cropper (Lindsay Quartet).
All three members are successful soloists and prize winners at international competitions including the ‘Prague Spring’ Cello competition, the Leopold Mozart Violin Competition, the 'Deutscher Musikwettbewerb' and the Parkhouse Award London, and continue to pursue their solo careers, giving recitals and performing concertos, and collaborating with eminent artists such as Steven Isserlis, Gidon Kremer, Kim Kashkashian, Bruno Giuranna,Tanja Tetzlaff, Pekka Kuusisto, Kit Armstrong, Nils Mönkemeyer and the Quartetto di Cremona.
Joseph Haydn- Piano Trio in E flat Major, XV 29
Ravel piano trio in A minor.
Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio in B flat Major, Op.97
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