Fanny Robilliard, violin
Louis Rodde, cello
Paloma Kouider, piano

Founded in Paris in 2009, Trio Karénine bears the name of Tolstoï’s beautiful and emotionally honest heroine. The trio is lauded for its musical integrity and joie de vivre by critics and audiences alike. Top prize winner at the ARD international Competition in 2013, the ensemble has performed in major halls including Wigmore Hall in London, Salle Pleyel and Auditorium du Louvre in Paris, Musée des Beaux-Arts in Montréal, Palazzetto Bru Zane in Venice, Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, and Prinzregentheater and Herkulessaal in Munich. The trio has toured Asia, both in China with the Festival Croisements, and in Japan.

Posted: Feb-16-2018
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The latest album from Trio Karénine, released in May 2018 on the Mirare label, is dedicated to the french composers from the end of the 19th century, and features piano trios of Gabriel Fauré, Maurice Ravel and Germaine Tailleferre. 

Posted: May-31-2018
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Winners of the ARD international Competition in 2013, Trio Karénine performs trios by Fauré, Ravel and Tailleferre on this new album.

Posted: May-11-2018
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"[Trio Karénine] demonstrated their superb sense for musical colors and drama....

"With Trio Karénine one can experience an organic piano trio culture. The two strings are not covered by the piano but relate to it in intelligently modulated balance. In addition, all three musicians transition alertly and sensitively between their roles as soloists and accompanists."

— Süddeutsche Zeitung
Posted: Sep-25-2016
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Posted: Dec-21-2018