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 minute 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




FEB 2021

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. 


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