Trio Incendio piano trio
The trio is a member ensemble of the European Chamber Music Academy, which gives young ensembles a possibility of working regularly with distinguished artists and professors.
The young ensemble has already given concerts in some of the most important European venues such as Philharmonie Berlin, Wigmore Hall or Rudolfinum in Prague.
Trio Incendio was founded in 2016 in Prague and first collaborated with Martin Kasík and Ivo Kahánek, professors of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.
The trio has won several national and international competitions, for example Gianni Bergamo Classic Music Award in Lugano, Coop Music Awards in Cremona, Concorso Musicale “Marcello Pontillo” in Firenze, Kiejstut Bacewicz Competition in Lodz, Concorso “Massimiliano Antonelli” in Latina and Bohuslav Martinů Competition in Prague, where they also gained the Special Prize for the best interpretation of the work by Martinů.
The trio won prizes also at International Joseph Haydn Chamber Music Competition in Vienna (2023) including prize for the best interpretation of the commissioned work and at International Joseph Joachim Chamber Music Competition (2022) including Special award for a work from the category "early classic".
The trio is a member ensemble of the European Chamber Music Academy, which gives young ensembles a possibility of working regularly with distinguished artists and professors such as Hatto Beyerle, Johannes Meissl and all other members of the Artis Quartet, Avedis Koyoumdjian, Itamar Golan, Jan Talich, Vida Vujić, Patrick Jüdt, Minna Pensola (Meta4 Quartet) or Dirk Mommertz (Fauré Quartet).
In 2019, Trio Incendio was also invited to join the Le Dimore Del Quartetto organization.
Trio Incendio participates regularly in the International Summer Academy in Reichenau, organized by the University of Music in Vienna. At the academy, they were awarded the Wiener Klassik Prize, Bohuslav Martinů Prize and AHUV Prize for the best interpretation of Czech contemporary music. The trio also got the Chamber Music Prize for the best ensemble of the academy and the Audience Award.
The Trio has been chosen as member of the 2023 Verbier Festival Academy, highly prestigious international classical music event in Switzerland.
In 2019, Trio Incendio took part in masterclass with the legendary pianist Alfred Brendel in Rudolfinum, organized by the Prague Music Performance.
Trio Incendio performs both in the Czech Republic and abroad. The young ensemble has already given concerts in some of the most important European venues such as Philharmonie Berlin, Wigmore Hall or Rudolfinum in Prague and festivals like Ticino Musica and in the chamber music season of the Prague Spring Festival. Their concerts are appreciated for their passion, stylistic clarity and the beauty of the sound.