The winner of the 2019 Parkhouse Award is Lux Trio:
Jae Hyeong Lee, violin; Hoon Sun Chae, cello; Eunyoo An, piano
The Lux Trio was founded in Berlin in 2014 having initially studied together at Seoul Art High School in South Korea. The Trio has participated in masterclasses with Mischa Meyer, Priya Mitchell, the Faure Quartett (winners of the Parkhouse Award in 2003) and, in 2018, were selected for the chamber coaching programme led b the Belcea Quartet. The Trio has won competitions in Munich (Gasteig Musikpreis 2018), Berlin (Alice-Samter Stiftung Kammermusikwettbewerb 2016) and in 2017 at the Artsylvia-Foundation Chamber Music audition in South Korea. The Trio has performed widely in Europe and South Korea where, in March this year, they were invited to perform in the Rising Star Series. Since 2016 the Trio has worked intensively with Dirk Mommertz and Christoph Poppen.