Leroy Ma in Recital + Christmas Party
Thursday 14 December 6pm
Leroy Ma was born in 2004. He started playing the piano at the age of three and started studying at...
Leroy Ma was born in 2004. He started playing the piano at the age of three and started studying at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music with Dr Paul Rickard-Ford when he was eight. Leroy has held a scholarship at the Open Academy, Rising Stars from 2013 to now. He has won numerous awards at the Sydney Eisteddfod each year. In 2016 he won four events and placed second in another. He has also won a 4th place at the Pearl River Piano Competition in China. Leroy is in the school band and plays the alto saxophone. He received his AMusA when he was 10 years old with a Pass with Distinction. Leroy performed as part of the Australian Showcase for the Sydney International Piano Competition in 2016 with much praise from the jury. Leroy received the highest score in NSW for the Selective High School Placement Test in 2015. He has also received the Commonwealth Parliamentarian's Award for Academic Excellence in 2014. Leroy is on a 100% Academic and Music scholarship at Newington College. In 2017 he won 3rd Prize at the 11th International Piano Competition “Steps to Mastery” in St. Petersburg, Russia where he performed Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the St. Petersburg State Capella Orchestra.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata No.23 in F minor Op.57 ‘Appassionata’
Franz Liszt: Spanish Rhapsody S.254
Claude Debussy: Ballade
Dmitry Kabalevsky: Rondo in A minor Op.59
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Highlights of 2016
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