November 21st 2020 Preliminary Round, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Open to the general public the preliminary round of competitors go head to head each performing a 20 - 25 minutes selection of pieces from Bach through to Bartok and beyond. Always a varied and interesting day, here you will get to hear much of the piano core repertoire played by fine young pianists.
Preliminary Round at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham 9:30 - 18:00
November 22nd 2020 Semi Finals, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Following on from the previous day of performances, the jury will make a decision about which 8 pianists should go through to the semi final stage. Each semi finalist will play a 45 minute free choice recital in the hope that they make it through to the very special concerto final.
February 6th 2021 Concerto Final, Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Semi-Final Round at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham 10.00 - 18:00
Final concert with CBSO @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham - 15.00 - 18.00
The grand climax to the Dudley International Piano Competition, when the three finalists each perform a concerto with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchesta in the wonderful Symphony Hall, Birmingham.