VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

Escorial Piano Trio

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Ignacy Jan Paderewski Music Academy, Poznań
Teacher Krzysztof Sowiński

Ensemble members

Maria Nowak Poland Violin
Anna Papierz Poland Violoncello
Agata Swobodzińska Poland Piano

"The Escorial Piano Trio" was formed in 2015. The ensemble consists of the pianist Agata Swobodzińska, violinist Maria Nowak and cellist Anna Papierz. The performers met at the Poznan Academy of Music. For three years they worked with the professor Krzysztof Sowiński, but since this year they have been working with the violinist Marcin Suszycki. The trio has already performed in many cultural events in Poland and Italy. "The Escorial Piano Trio" has participated in various masterclasses, concerts, and competitions. The latest achievement is the Grand Prix at the International Chamber Music Competition in Italy (2017).

I round program

  1. Ludwig van Beethoven | Piano Trio No. 1 · D major Op. 70
  2. Stasys Vainiūnas | Piano Trio ·

II round program

  1. César Franck | Piano Trio No. 1 · F sharp minor Op. 1
  2. Dmitri Shostakovich | Piano Trio No. 1 · C minor Op. 8