The percussion duo „DoubleBeats“ was founded in 2012 by Ni Fan (China) and Lukas Böhm (Germany) during their studies at the 'Hanns Eisler' Academy of Music Berlin and became one of the internationally most successful percussion ensembles.
Currently, as part of their postgraduate studies, the duo is artistically supervised by prof. Li Biao, prof. Franz Schindlbeck, prof. Rainer Seegers and pianist prof. Jonathan Aner – as the first percussion ensemble in chamber music worldwide.


After an intense week, the Jury of the prestigious international "19th OSAKA International Music Competition" awarded DoubleBeats with the first 1.Prize and two Special Prizes!  Third Prize Winner is Duo Minverva from Austria, the second Prize has not been awarded.

The event is hold every year with more than 1500 praticipants in 2018.