Jemur Piano Trio
Rui Urayama, piano
Egle Jarkova, violin
Edevaldo Mulla, cello
The Jemur Piano Trio was formed in January 2012, handpicked to play the Tchaikovsky Piano Trio for six Boston Conservatory Dance Concerts, with world premiere choreography by the Boston Ballet’s Daniel Pelzer. These performances were so well received, and the three musicians enjoyed their collaboration, that they have decided to perform together and explore the vast repertoire for piano trio. They made their concert debut in an all-Russian program in 2012 at the St. Botolph Club in Boston; they toured and performed in Italy, Lithuania, and Albania. In USA, Jemur Piano Trio performed at Ellingwood Chapel Concert Series in Nahant, at the Crowell Chapel Concert Series presented by the Historic Manchester Trust, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Peabody Institute Library of Danvers, at the Boston Conservatory, and they are arranging concerts for the next season. The Jemur Trio was an honor ensemble of The Boston Conservatory, and was coached by cellist Rhonda Rider and pianist Michael Lewin. While still in Boston, they became not only colleagues but also good friends. Their collaborated with the LAB Orchestra and conductor Jonathon Heyward performing Beethoven Triple Concerto, and performed with Quincy Symphony Orchestra.
Violinist Egle Jarkova, cellist Edevaldo Mulla, and pianist Rui Urayama each are top prizewinners at many international competitions and won important awards in Europe, Asia and United States of America. Pianist Ms. Urayama is a winner of PTNA 2013 Competition, 2nd Prize at the Chopin International Competition in USA, Churchill Competition recipient in Boston, among other achievements; she has performed with Tokyo, Kyoto, and Perugia Orchestras. Violinist Ms. Jarkova is an active soloist, teacher and chamber musician. She is a winner of Boston Conservatory Chamber and String Departments Honors Competitions, holds Queen Morta Laureate name, has performed with Albanian National Radio and TV Orchestra, and is the founder and artistic director of the International Summer Music Festival “Vivace Vilnius” in Lithuania. Cellist Mr. Mulla was principal cellist at the Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra, a cello teacher at the Art School in Tirana, and has performed solo and chamber music recitals in Albania, Italy, Greece, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Lithuania, and USA.