Publisert: 7/28/2023

Tomorrow's international chamber music stars visit Trondheim, and you have the opportunity to come and listen! Nine selected piano trios will compete in three rounds for prize money, recognition and, above all, a career on the international music scene. This year's piano trios maintain a sky-high level, and several are already prize winners in international competitions. The competition is open to the public, and entrance to the first and second rounds is free. The competition takes place in the Free Mason Hall (Kongens gate 3).

First round, day 1: Tuesday 26 September
10:00 Albéniz Trio
11:00 Trio Castus 
12:00 Paddington Trio

First round, day 2: Wednesday 27 September
10:00 Rilian Trio
11:00 Trio Tokava
12:00 Trio Luminescense
14:00 Trio Incendio

Announcement of the second round at approximately 15:45

Second round: Thursday 28 September
09:30 Albéniz Trio
10:15 Trio Tokava
11:00 Rilian Trio
12:45 Trio Incendio
13:30 Paddington Trio

Announcement of finalists at approximately 14:45

Final: Saturday 30 September
Playing order:
Trio Incendio 
Trio Tokava 
Rilian Trio 

The three finalist ensembles will compete with piano trios by Schubert. You can vote for your favorite ensemble for the prestigious audience award!

Click here to buy tickets for the final.

Update 22.09.2023:

Amelio Trio and Holm Trio had to cancel their participation in the competition. The printed magazine was made before this announcement and is therefore not up to date. 

Seminar for TICC audience

Members of Trondheim Chamber Music Society and music students at NTNU University will in addition to all competition concerts enjoy lectures from pianist Knut Erik Jensen connected to the repertoire played and the performances of the trios. Everyone can sign up for the seminar, which is held during the first two rounds of the competition. The seminar is held in Norwegian.

Click here to read more and sign up for the seminar.



Don’t miss out when the TICC trios travel outside Trondheim. These are exceptionally talented musicians who usually perform in the world’s big cities.

Thursday 28 September
19.00 At home with Mugås & Benestad, organized by Huskonsertene i Rissa.
Information about the concert here

Friday 29 September

18.00 Bautaen Kulturhus, Skaun
Click here for more info and tickets at Bautaen Kulturhus.

19.30 Levanger Kulturkirke
Click here for more info and tickets at Levanger Kulturkirke.

Saturday 30 September
13.00 Fjøsakademiet, Glåmos
Click here for more info and tickets at Fjøsakademiet.

14.00 Kimen Kulturhus, Stjørdal
Click here for more info and tickets at Kimen Kulturhus.