NARIN MUSAYEVA is from Azerbaijan, and received her bachelor degree from the Baku Music Academy. She is a winner of several competitions in Baku, and was awarded a third place in “II Delphic Games” international violin competition held in Russia. She has also taken part in masterclasses with I. Golovina, A. Trostyanski, M.Rostropovich, J. Bashmet, and V. Tretyakov. Together with Trio Némesis, she won the first prize in the Norwegian Academy of Music´s Chamber Music Competition in 2016. Narin is presently studying at the Norwegian Music Academy with Detlef Hahn.
Maria Alejandra Conde is a cellist from “El Sistema” orchestra program in Venezuela. She was the solo cellist in the Caracas Youth Orchestra from 2009-2012, touring with the orchestra across Asia and Europe. She studied one year in Ottawa with the English cellist, Paul Marleyn, and is currently studying with Truls Mørk at the Norwegian State Academy of Music. She has performed for many of the leading performers in Europe, including Andreas Brantelid, Christia Poltera, Marti Roussi, Tanja Tetzlaff, and Daniel Muller-Schott. Maria is an active chamber musician, and has collaborated with Per Arne Glorvigen, Arve Tellefsen, Einar Steen-Nøkkleberg, and Morten Gunnar Larsen. Together with Trio Némesis, she won the Norwegian State Academy of Music’s chamber music competition in January 2016. She plays on a Jacob von Der Lippe cello, loaned from Dextra Musica.
NOEMI UTASI is a Hungarian pianist born in Serbia in 1990. She began her music education at the Music School of Subotica at the age of six. From an early age, she has participated in several competitions both at national and international level. She won seven times the Serbian National Competition between 1999 and 2007. She also won second place at the International Béla Bartók Piano Competition in Budapest, Hungary. She received a Masters degree from both the Academy of Art and the Franz Liszt Music Academy in Budapest, Hungary. Noemi continues her studies at the Norwegian Academy of Music where she has played with Trio Némesis since 2015. The trio won first prize at the Chamber Music Competition organized by NMH in January 2016.