Duo Adam Javorkai & Clara Biermasz

Ádám Jávorkai and Clara Biermasz met in Budapest in 2005. They attended chamber music classes at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest and at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.

In July 2008, Jávorkai and Biermasz won first prizes at the international music competition ‘Premio Città di Padova’ the first prize in the category of chamber music and ‘Primo Premio Assoluto’ – the overall winner in all categories (respectively in duo with Ádám Jávorkai) at the international competition ‘Premio Città di Padova’, Italy (2008). In 2008, Clara was also a prize-winner at the ‘18th International Chamber Music Competition Thessaloniki’ in Greece.

Adam Javorkai

   

Clara Biermasz

   

Performance and Career

THE DUO HAS A WIDE REPERTOIRE AND ALWAYS SEARCHES FOR UNDISCOVERED COMPOSITIONS

 

PERFORMANCE

Amongst other places, they have performed in the Netherlands, France, Great Britain, Austria, Oman and Italy. In the past, they have had great success with their performances of the cello sonatas by Zoltán Kodály and Ernö (Ernst von) Dohnányi and with rarely performed pieces like the two cello sonatas by Camille Saint-Saëns.

In 2013 their first CD was released with sonatas for cello and piano by Brahms and Grieg (Gramola 99034)

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