Keyboard Trust Artist, Thomas Kelly, is among the five pianists selected to perform in the finals of the 20th edition of the Leeds International Piano Competition, taking place this coming weekend (17-18 September).
The five finalists are:
- Alim Beisembayev (23, Kazakhstan)
- Dmytro Choni 28, Ukraine)
- Thomas Kelly (22, UK)
- Kaito Kobayashi (25, Japan)
- Ariel Lanyi (23, Israel)
The concerto final performances will take place in Leeds Town Hall, with the Leeds’ new orchestral partners, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Andrew Manze.
The performances will be streamed free of charge on medici.tv and BBC Four, and will also be broadcast on BBC Radio 3.