Birmingham International Piano Competition remains committed to the art of the piano recital, and provides young pianists the chance to further their careers and perform in world class venues. Having proved their mettle in these earlier rounds, a maximum of three outstanding young pianists (aged 18-28) will make it to the final. Join us for some talent-spotting and hear exceptional talent vie with one another for this coveted prize. This competition was formerly known as the Brant International Piano Competition. For more information please visit


7 out of a maximum of 8 competitors have been selected from the First Round.

NOTE: Due to travel disruption affecting some competitors, the Semi-Final Round schedule is now as follows:

10:00am – 1:35pm: Morning session

2:10 – 3:55pm: Afternoon session

3:55pm: Adjudication

c. 4:25pm: Announcements