32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Jeremy So

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15 Dec 1990


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27 Arnfield Rd
Lancashire M20 4AQ

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Ligeti Études pour piano, premier livre: No. 1 "Désordre" 3
Scriabin Sonata No. 7 12
Ligeti Études pour piano, premier livre: No. 6 "Automne à Varsovie" 5

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Smalley Variations on a Theme of Chopin Yes 10
Rachmaninoff Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 36 (revised version) 19

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat, Op. 110 18
Janáček In the Mists 15
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No. 6 in A, Op. 84 28

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Brahms: Sonata No 3 in D minor Op 108

Piano Quintet

Dvořák: Piano Quintet No 2 in A major Op 81

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Mozart: Concerto No 9 in E flat major K271

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Prokofiev: Concerto No 3 in C major Op 26

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Having completed his studies at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music with Alexandra Vinokurov, Jeremy So was awarded a Bachelor of Music (Performance) with Honours First Class and the University Medal. He subsequently studied with Stephen Savage at the Royal Northern College of Music, being awarded a Master of Music (Solo Performance) with Distinction, then continuing onto the prestigious International Artist Diploma course.

His performances have taken him internationally to Auckland, Leipzig, Paris and Xi’an, as well as venues including the Sydney Opera House, Federation Concert Hall, Wigmore Hall and Bridgewater Hall. He has participated in masterclasses with Steven Osborne, Kathryn Stott, Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Pascal Roge.

He is the recipient of awards from the Ian Potter Cultural Trust and the Countess of Munster Musical Trust. Projects with which he has been involved include the 2010 ISCM World New Music Days, the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme and the London Sinfonietta Academy.


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