SINGER: Mathias Monrad Møller
Mathias Monrad Møller is a Danish-German tenor and composer. Born in Odense, Denmark, Møller grew up in Germany, and was a member of St. Thomas Boys Choir in Leipzig. He holds a bachelor in singing from Hochschule für Musik ‘Hanns Eisler’ Berlin and and master from the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen. He is attending the Opera Academy at the Royal Danish Opera. Mathias Monrad Møller also holds a master in composition from Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Frankfurt am Main. Møller has been awarded numerous stipends and scholarships, both as a singer and a composer.

PIANIST Ramez Mhaanna grew up with a Russian mother and Lebanese father in Copenhagen. Mhaanna received private piano lessons as a child and was early on noticed at music competitions and piano festivals. At the age of 16, he performed Grieg’s Piano Concerto with Copenhagen Sinfonia in 2008. He studied his bachelor at Gnesins Academy of Music in Moscow, and obtained his masters degree from the Royal Danish Academy of Music in 2018. Mhaanna was admitted to the soloist class at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in 2018, and in 2019, he received Léonie Sonnings Talent Prize.