Many well deserved congratulations to our Trustee, Councillor Judith Blake, who has been awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. Judith was elected as the first female leader of Leeds City Council in 2015 and is a staunch advocate for arts and culture in...read more
In the lead-up to the 2018 Competition, we will be holding our first Leeds Piano Festival in May 2018. This will take place at London’s Wigmore Hall and Leeds’ Howard Assembly Room. It features distinguished past winners and alumni of the competition Lars Vogt,...read more
Murray Perahia is announced as the new Patron of the Leeds International Piano Competition as applications open for a much-enhanced event in 2018.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pixDGkTz8tk&t=10s The Leeds International Piano Competition is delighted to announce that Murray Perahia KBE has accepted an invitation to become its new Patron, succeeding Dame Janet Baker, who stepped down after the 2015...read more