SARAH LILIAN KOBER


was born in Munich in 1988. After completing her school exams, she gained a place to study classical saxophone with André Legros and Koryun Asatryan at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich. In 2013 she successfully completed her teaching diploma, in 2014 her performance diploma.

After graduating she was employed as a saxophone teacher at the Städtische Musikschule Rottenburg an der Laaber and in 2017 at the Kreismusikschule Erding.

Sarah Lilian Kober regularly participates in master classes held by internationally acclaimed musicians such as Vincent David, Arno Bornkamp, Jan Schulte-Bunert, Joonatan Rautiola, Christian Wirth, Daniel Gauthier, Markus Zahnhausen.

Throughout the year she regularly performs concerts with her other chamber Ensemble "DUO MILLEFLEURS", a saxophone piano duo with the pianist Nestan Heberger. She also collaborates closely with the composer and pianist Peter Ludwig.

She lives and works in Landshut and Munich.

 

June 2018



VADYM PALII


was born in Ukraine and from an early age began piano and singing lessons.

He studied piano with Tatjana Rumjantzeva, as well as choral-conducting and teacher training in his hometown Cernowitz. He continued his musical education at the Kunstuniversität in Graz with Henry Sigfridsson and Milana Chernyavska.

In 2015 he completed his master degree with honours in solo piano. His focus has always been on chamber music, which he studied with Andreas Woyke and Chia Chou.

Additionally he finished his master degree in piano- and vocal accompaniment with Prof. Joseph Breinl, also with honours.

During his studies Vadym Palii took part in many master classes by internationally acclaimed musicians such as Boris Berezovsky, Jury Kot, KS Brigitte Fassbaender, KS Robert Holl, Reinhild Mees and Jan-Philipp Schulze.

He is the winner of many international and national competitions and has performed worldwide with a variety of different chamber ensembles. 

When he is not playing with TRIO ÉTOILES he works as an accompanist, solo-pianist, piano teacher and vocal accompanist.

 

June 2018



VANJA SEDLAK


was born in 1990 in Subotica, Serbia. His musical education led him from Montenegro to Slovenia (Bachelor of Music and Teaching Master with Dejan Presicek) and later to Munich, where he studied with Koryun Asatryan at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater.

In 2017 he completed his Master of Contemporary Music.

During his studies he was awarded many first prizes and special prizes at international and national competitions, he premiered the works of young composers and gave concerts with various ensembles, e.g. the Ensemble Octopus for Contemporary Music and Opus21.

Furthermore, he has participated in master classes by internationally acclaimed musicians such as Claude Delangle, Jean-Marie Londeix, Vincent David, Jean-Yves Fourmeau, Daniel Gauthier, Christian Wirth and many more.

Since September 2016 he works as a saxophone and chamber music teacher at Gymnasium Seligenthal in Landshut.

 

June 2018