Young Musician: Thomas Kelly | piano

  • Saturday 15 July | 11.00am
  • Wesley Centre | Harrogate
  • Tickets: £15

    Book all four Young Musician concerts for £50

    Please note that a £1.75 booking fee applies at time of booking

Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in B minor, K27
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in G major, K455
Robert Schumann Kinderszenen, Op.15
Sergei Rachmaninov Piano Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op 28
Our third Young Musician of the 2023 Harrogate Music Festival performs a recital in the Wesley Centre.

Doors will open at 10.30am. Seating is unreserved and Friends of the Festival will have priority entry.

Wesley Centre, 28 Oxford St, Harrogate HG1 1PP
Thomas Kelly was a prizewinner at the 2021 Leeds International Piano Competition. He started playing the piano aged 3, and in 2006 became Kent Junior Pianist of the Year and attained ABRSM Grade 8 with Distinction. Between 2015 and 2021, Thomas studied with Andrew Ball, firstly at the Purcell School of Music and then at the Royal College of Music. Thomas began studying with Dmitri Alexeev in April 2021, with whom he continued with whilst completing his Master’s degree at RCM.

Thomas was awarded 2nd prize and special prize for best semi-final performance at Hastings International Concerto Competition 2022. Thomas accompanied young musician Charlotte Saluste-Bridoux at the 2022 Harrogate Music Festival and returns this year to make his debut solo performance.