Each year the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) recognises fine achievement through a number of awards and prizes. Hear the winners of the 2017 ANAM Chamber Music Competition, the Clarendon Trio in the intimate surrounds of the Salon at the Melbourne Recital Centre.
The Clarendon Trio is rapidly establishing a strong reputation for it's compelling and intelligent musical approach. It has had notable successes in national competitions, including as one of 16 finalists performing for a prize in the prestigious 2018 Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition.
BEETHOVEN Trio for violin, cello and piano in E-flat major op. 70, no. 2
RAVEL Trio for violin, cello and piano in A minor
Riley Skevington (alumnus 2017) violin
Jonathan Békés (alumnus 2017) cello
Berta Brozgul (VIC) piano
Did you know...?
- The Clarendon Trio is the only all-Australian group to compete in this year's 2018 Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition.
- Jonathan Békés is now a cellist with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. Read about his life in the orchestra with this CutCommon interview.
- Riley Skevington recently won a two-year residency at the prestigious Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Academy, via ANAM's International Partnership Program.
"I am incredibly honoured to be given this amazing opportunity to study at the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Academy, and play with the BPO: I cannot imagine a more exciting experience for a classical musician and can't wait to be immersed within such a culture of excellence."
Presented in partnership with Melbourne Recital Centre