2015 Junior Intercollegiate Piano Competition

Sunday 22 March 2015 Austrian Cultural Forum Jury: Anda Anastasescu, Janet Obi-Keller, Bobby Chen, Bela Hartmann 1st prize: Damir Durmanovic, Yehudi Menuhin School 2nd prize: James Ellis, Chetham’s School of Music 3rd prize: Lauren Zhang, Birmingham Conservatoire Damir Durmanovic (Yehudi Menuhin School) was the first prize winner at the 16th Beethoven Junior Intercollegiate Piano Competition 2015, held … Read more

2016 Chamber Music Masterclasses and Competition

Masterclass Monday 16 May 2016,  10am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm Tuesday 17 May 2016, 10am – 1pm & 2pm – 6pm Competition Wednesday 18 May 2016, 6pm First Prize: Louko Piano Trio (RNCM) –  Erkki Louko (violin) | Waynne Woo Seok Kwon (cello) | Victor Lim (piano) Second Prize: Amarins Wierdsma (violin) | Edward Liddall (piano) … Read more

BPSE Summer Festival

The BPSE Summer Festival Series takes place at the newly refurbished Regent Hall, 275 Oxford Street, London (W1C 2DJ), across July and August this year. Entry to all concerts is free with a collection. Friday 19 July 2019, 1pm Mengyang Pan, piano Beethoven Rage Over a Lost Penny (Rondo a capriccio in G, Op.129) Liszt Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude Liszt Funérailles … Read more

BPSE Prizewinner’s Recitals

These recitals are given by the winners of our Junior & Senior Intercollegiate Piano Competitions. Tuesday 10 November 2020, 1pm (Online Concert) Thomas Kelly, piano (BPSE 2019 Senior Intercollegiate Piano Competition First Prizewinner) Jonathan Östlund Mondspiegel – Fantasia on Beethoven’s ‘Moonlight Sonata’ (mvt.1) (World Premiere) Beethoven Fantasia Op.77 Schumann Carnaval Op.9 Concert Link: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8GQ01YbBz0] … Read more