32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Tommy Tsu Tham Seah

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First Name
Tommy Tsu Tham


Date of Birth
08 Jan 1989


Permanent Address
13 Bassendean Parade
WA 6054

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
J S Bach Prelude and Fugue in F# Minor, Well-Tempered Clavier Book 2 6
Faure Barcarolle in A minor, Op.26 4
Liszt Feux Follets, no. 5 from Transcendental Etudes 4
Schubert/Liszt Die Taubenpost from Schwanengesang 6

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Beethoven Sonata in A Major, Op.101 25
Leslie Howard Sentimental Waltz, Op.47, no.25 Yes 4

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
Liszt Sonata in B minor 30
Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin 25
Chopin Barcarolle, Op.60 9

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Franck: Sonata in A major

Piano Quintet

Dvořák: Piano Quintet No 2 in A major Op 81

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Mozart: Concerto No 20 in D minor K466

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Prokofiev: Concerto No 3 in C major Op 26

Audition video


Tommy Seah began learning piano and violin at the young age of 4 years old, and has been studying the piano with Anna Sleptsova at WAAPA and privately since 2005, and has recently completed a Graduate Diploma in Piano Performance. Tommy has performed as a soloist in Europe, Asia and Australia, and has been invited to participate in international piano competitions including The Hamamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan, The Almaty International Piano Competition in Kazakhstan, and The Liszt International Piano Competition in Bayreuth and Weimar, Germany. Other renowned pianists Tommy has studied with include Boris Berman, Leslie Howard, Artur Pizzaro and Dina Parakhina. Tommy also holds Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Economics degrees from The University of Western Australia, and a Licentiate of Trinity College London (LTCL) in piano performance.


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