The Passepartout Piano Duo formed in 2011. The duo has performed in many different London venues, and also in Japan, France and Romania. Their philanthropic work consists of performing for care homes, hospitals, various charities and schools. Since 2014, the Passepartout Piano Duo is associated with Live Music Now. Alexandra Zlatior graduated with a BMus Hons (First Class) from the Royal College of Music in 2014. She has played numerous concerts in the UK in venues such as the Southbank Centre, V&A Museum, Charlton House and Waltham Abbey, but also internationally, in France, Greece, Japan and her native Romania. From September 2015 she has returned to the RCM to study on a Masters of Performance Science course for two years. Nathan Tinker graduated from the Royal College of Music in 2011 and now spends most of his time as a freelance performer and teacher of classical and jazz piano, instrumental and ballet accompanist. He has performed in prestigious venues such as Hampton Court House, St. Martin's in the Fields, St. James Piccadilly, Regent Hall and the Royal Albert Hall, Elgar Room. Outside of the UK he has performed in Corsica, Italy, Spain, his native Japan and most recently debuted in Romania. From September 2015, Nathan has started attending the Guildhall School of Music and Drama as a Masters of Accompanying postgraduate student. He is the winner of the Guildhall Accompanist Prize in 2016.
The Lucent duo comprises Elisabeth Turmo (violin) and Elena Toponogova (piano) and was formed in 2016 at the Royal College of Music, London. The duo has already appeared in many venues across London including Charlton House, V&A Museum, Amaryllis Fleming Hall, Regent Hall and many others. They also performed at Medtner International festival, London, and Timani music festival, Oslo, in 2017. The Duo is proud to be Live Music Now artists. Future engagements include performances at St.Martin's in the Fields and Medtner International festival in Berlin. Elisabeth Turmo is a Norwegian violinist, and recently graduated from the Royal College of Music in London, where she gained a Masters in Performance. She previously studied in Trondheim and Oslo. She recently won 2nd prize in the Grand Virtuoso International Competition. Elena Toponogova is from Siberia and recently received her Master of Performance degree from the Royal College of Music, after previously studying at the Moscow Conservatoire.