Leeds Conservatoire Piano Competition
Finals 2024

For the ninth year, we welcome back four LCom Conservatoire finalists to compete for £500 and their own solo, prizewinning recital at Seven Arts, Chapel Allerton.
We have now reached the finals of this year's competition and the contestants have been whittled down to four. Watch the pianists navigate the challenges of their chosen repertoire as they battle head-to-head to win this coveted prize.
If you would like to spend a Sunday afternoon listening to beautiful classical piano music in an intimate setting whilst supporting Leeds upcoming talent, why not come along. This event is open to all.


Sunday, April 21st 2024

Performances start at 14:30pm

Adjudicator will be James Kirby from The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

All Welcome

Free Entry

Finals Schedule

Each student will play for 30 minutes. Individual chosen repertoire pieces will include include works by Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Schumann and York Bowen

  • 2:30 Ellis Arey
  • 3:00 Zihui Meng
  • 3:30 Ruijia Miao
  • 4:00 Bradley Scarff
  • 4.45 Adjudication by James Kirby

Event Details

Venue: Besbrode Pianos Steinway Showroom (1st Floor of the main showroom behind the piano shop on Holbeck Lane)

Address: Besbrode Pianos 39 Holbeck Lane, Leeds, LS11 9UL


Tel: 0113 2448344

Free Parking: Free parking is available behind our piano shop. Turn onto Braithwaite Street and take an immediate left into the yard. Look for signage.

Free Entry: Entrance into this event is free. There is no need to book. You can simply show upon the day.

Finals Results

Congratulations Ellis Arey, winner of the 2024 Leeds Conservatoire Piano Competition! We look forward to your solo recital at Seven Arts later on this year.
Thank you to all competitors Zihui Meng, Ruijia Miao and Bradley Scarff for your exquisite performances, James Kirby for your insightful critiques, and to all that attended the event, a wonderful afternoon was had by all. Thank you for coming.

Leeds Conservatoire Competitiors at the Piano Competition Finals at Besbrode Pianos Steinway Showroom
Leeds Conservatoire Piano Competition Finals at Besbrode Pianos Steinway Showroom
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