Leeds concert season

Leeds International Piano Competition Winner

Tue 11 Feb 2025, 7:30pm

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General booking opens on Wed 7 August
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Leeds International Piano Competition 2024 winner

This will be the first opportunity to hear the newest winner of the Leeds International Piano Competition performing in Leeds just months after the 2024 competition. The winner follows an illustrious line of past winners including Radu Lupu, Murray Perahia, Mitsuko Uchida, András Schiff, Lars Vogt, and more recently Eric Lu and Alim Beisembayev.

Programme and performer to be confirmed, please check back from September 2024 for updates.

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About the series

Leeds International Piano Series has firmly established itself as a collection of unmissable events on Leeds’ cultural scene.

The 2024/25 season brings together five of the world’s most distinguished pianists and a newcomer whose name, at the time of writing, is still unknown. This is the winner of the 2024 Leeds International Piano Competition, to be discovered in September 2024, playing what will be their first concert in Leeds following their winning performance.

There are more connections with The Leeds’ alumnae – the wonderful French pianist Anne Queffélec presents Ludwig van Beethoven’s last three piano sonatas, and the
much-loved British pianist Kathryn Stott gives her final Leeds performance as a concert pianist with a programme titled Musical Postcards.

Opening the series is one of the greatest pianists alive today, the legendary Elisabeth Leonskaja, with an enticing programme of Franz Schubert and Arnold Schoenberg. We’re particularly delighted to welcome two of the UK’s leading pianists back to Leeds – Sir Stephen Hough, playing music by Cécile Chaminade alongside the great Franz Liszt and Frédéric Chopin, and Benjamin Grosvenor, still in his early thirties but already a major world star, with a wonderfully romantic programme of Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and Modest Mussorgsky.

We look forward to welcoming you to Leeds Conservatoire, the home of the Leeds International Piano Series.

Leeds International Concert Season & Leeds International Piano Competition


Full price: A £27.50, B £25.50
Over 60s: A £25.50, B £23.50
Under 30s: £10**
Full-time students/unwaged/
LeedsCard Extra: A £14, B £13

**Under 30s tickets available from 7 August, subscriptions unavailable for this ticket type

Wed 10 July: Booking & seat renewal for existing subscribers
Wed 24 July: Booking opens for new subscribers
Wed 31 July: Priority booking opens for Leeds International Piano Competition supporters
Wed 7 August: General booking opens

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General booking opens on Wed 7 August
New subscriptions available from Wed 24 July
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