Pianists Sonja Loncar and Andrija Pavlovic founded LP Duo in 2004. It has since become one of the most successful European chamber ensembles. Both musicians completed their undergraduate and postgraduate studies (specialized in piano duo) at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade. They further studied at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Rostock (Germany), Konzertexamen (KEX) studies in piano duo with honor, in the classes of Hans-Peter and Volker Stenzl.
As solo musicians and piano duo members they won so far over 30 awards at international music competitions (awards and prizes).
LP Duo was announced as one of the eight best piano duos on the Globe at the biggest world competition Miami Dranoff Two pianos, Florida, in March 2008. On that occasion, they gave five recitals at Miami University’s Clarke Recital Hall.
LP Duo has performed at prestigious concert halls, universities and festivals over the Europe and in USA, including their Carnegie Hall, New York, debut concert (2014).
They performed with the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra, Radio-Television Serbia Symphony Orchestra and Belgrade Strings Orchestra Dusan Skovran.
Their concerts are regularly broadcast and record by radio and TV.
LP Duo gave world premières of more than 30 contemporary pieces. Many composers have dedicated their music to LP Duo.
Sonja Loncar and Andrija Pavlovic are regularly invited to give master classes of piano duos and lectures about XX and XXI century piano music all over the world.
Sonja Loncar is assistant professor of the Faculty of Music Belgrade and Andrija Pavlovic is a docent of the NOVA Academy European University in Belgrade.
They are founders of the festival Keyboard Days Belgrade.
In addition to performing activities LP Duo compose music for theater, film, TV, dance choreography, visual art projects, popular music, and so on.