B i o g r a p h y
In 2014, Pianist Eunyoo An, Violinist Jae Hyeong Lee and Cellist Hoon Sun Chae has founded the Lux Trio in Berlin. Initially, they studied together at Yewon middle school and Seoul art high school in South Korea before they have met again to play as the Lux Trio.
The Lux trio has received third prize, Audience prize and best prize for the interpretation of the commissioned composition prize at the 62th ARD Music international competition (2018) in Munich as first Korean piano trio group and first prizewinner of 2019 Parkhouse Award in Wigmore hall, London.
Before that they also received first prize at Gasteig Musikpreis competition(2018) in Munich and first prize with unamious decision at Alice-Samter Stiftung Kammermusikwettbewerb(2016) in Berlin. In 2017 Lux trio has won first prize at Artsylvia-foundation chamber music audition in South Korea. As for the prize, Lux trio has been financially supported by the Artsylvia-foundation. They also has won prizes at International Chamber music competition in Turin, Italy and Beethoven Chamber music competition in Poland and at Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy hochschulwettbewerb in Berlin, Germany.
They are also actively participating many masterclasses under Faure Quartet(2015), Jeunesses Musicales International Chamber music campus by Belcea Quartet, Heime muller, Hariolf Schlichtig and Dirk Mommertz(2016). From 2018, they are chosen for chamber coaching program by Belcea quartet.
They performed all over the world including Berlin, Munich chamber music festival “Tage der Kammermusik 2017, 2018”, Rostock music festival “Festspiele”, Rheingau Music festival, Wittlich “Mozart wochen Eifel” in Germany, “Kumho young chamber concert series”,”Seoul Spring Chamber Music Festival” in Korea.
Recently, they have invited to perform including Berlin, Tettnang, Bad Reichenhall, Hagnau, Munich , Steinebach am Bodensee , Bensheim in Germany . During the 2019/20 season they will also make their debut in Belgium, England, Canada and Italy .
In 2018, they were invited to perform their first regular trio-recital at Seoul art center and Artsylvia hall in Korea and their second regular trio-recital will be held on October 2019.
Also on March 2019, they invited to perform as “Rising Star Series “ at Kumho Art hall in Korea . And their first album from Korean label <O’new world music> is released on summer 2018.
The Lux trio collects a lot of musical experiences and are starting their career with many concerts based on Berlin and Munich. Since 2016, they have worked intensively with Dirk Mommertz (Faure Piano quartet) and Christoph Poppen at the Hochschule for music and theater Munich.