Saturday, 18 September 2021
Young Celebrity Concert: Mithras Piano Trio
8pm (doors open 7.30pm)
Haydn: Piano Trio in G major, Hob XV:41
Brahms: Piano Trio No 3 in C minor, Op 101
Shostakovich: Piano Trio No 2 in E minor, Op 67
Winners of the 10th Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition in 2019, the 67th Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition, Royal Philharmonic Society Henderson Chamber Ensemble Award 2019, Cavatina Intercollegiate Chamber Music Competition 2019 and the St James Chamber Music Competition 2018, the Mithras Trio came together in 2017 at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
As graduates, the Trio’s skill as ensemble players has been guided internationally while working with musicians such as the Takács, Danish and Emerson Quartets and performing with violinist and violist Janine Jansen, clarinettist Andrew Marriner and the Wihan and Heath Quartets. They are passionate exponents of contemporary music and gave the world première, at the Solti Hall in Budapest, of a new piece by Péter Tornyai, who dedicated the work to the Mithras Piano Trio after working with them.
The Trio have recently been appointed BBC New Generation Artists 2021-23.
The Mithras Trio are kindly sponsored by the Countess of Munster Trust