The Competition

‘The Leeds’ is a truly international competition with previous prize winners from twenty-eight countries worldwide to date. It selects its prize winners based on a combination of factors; musical refinement, versatility, sensitivity and passion, as well as commitment and the strength to take on an international concert career.

We offer numerous engagements of the highest calibre enabling competitors to make excellent industry contacts and gain exposure onto the world stage. The city of Leeds is a vibrant and exciting cultural hub and offers a great environment for our competitors to socialise and learn in the company of other world class pianists.