Who we are
“Again the pleasure of playing together dominates within the Trio Aralia, [...] They give an intelligent reading of the score, being finely tempestuous [...]” Pétra Wauters -Wukali, Festival International de Piano de la Roque d’Anthéron -August 2019
Prize winners of the International Johannes Brahms Competition 2019 (Austria), and of the International Leopold Bellan Competition (France), supported by the Meyer Foundation, the Trio Aralia has been taught through a cosmopolitan course : selected for the new ECMAster program, the trio Aralia currently studies are the Conservatoire de Paris with Claire Désert, Ami Flamer and the Trio Wanderer, and will continue studying at the Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst de Vienne and at the Koninklijk Conservatorium den Haag.
Thanks to ProQuartet - Centre Européen de Musique de Chambre , where they are Ensemble Résident since 2019, they have been selected to participate to a residency at the Lourmarin castle in april 2020, at the Villefavard-en-Mimousin Farm in august 2020 and to go on tour in Russia, co-organized with « Live Music Now ».
The Trio Aralia is invited to perform all around Europe in festivals and halls such as : the Festival International de piano de la Roque d'Anthéron were they were Ensemble en Résidence, at “Festival Vues d'ensemble” in France, in the “Musée Jean-Jacques Henner” in Paris, in the “New Jerusalem Museum” in Russia, or in the “Nieuwe Kerk” in The Hague, where they played live on Radio West.
Invited again for the next season, they will play in Italy at the casa Menotti and at the Savona International Festival, and the Beethoven Triple Concerto in France.
The Trio Aralia received teaching from Alban Berg quartet members (Güther Pichler, Hatto Beyerle), Quatuor Talich members (Jan Talich, Petr Prause), Trio Wanderer members or Ébène Quartet members, Alasdair Tait (Belcea Quartet), Patrick Jüdt, Emmanuel Strosser, Olivier Charlier, Lise Berthaud, or Avedis Kouyoumdjian.