As the winner of the German Music Competition 2015 and of the International Instrumental Competition Markneukirchen 2014 Bettina Aust is considered to be one of the leading clarinetists of her generation. She sets new standards with her solo performances and has also distinguished herself in the national and international chamber music scene with her ensembles (Duo Aust, Rheingold Trio).
As a soloist Bettina Aust regularly gives concerts with orchestras as the Beethoven Orchester Bonn, the Augsburg Philharmonic Orchestra or the Lübeck Philharmonic Orchestra. Concert tours with the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen or the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester have taken her to Japan, South Korea and China, as well as to many European countries. Since 2014 she is playing on the position of the solo clarinet in the Augsburg Philharmonic Orchestra.
Bettina Aust has received her music education with Prof. Sabine Meyer (Lübeck), Prof. Johannes Peitz (Hannover) and Prof. Pascal Moragues (Paris).
Her Debut CD together with her brother Robert Aust (pianist) will be released in 2016 under the label GENUIN.