Leeds International Piano Competition
Suzy Klein presents a programme about the world-famous competition
In the second of BBC Four’s documentary following the fortunes of this year’s Leeds Piano Competition finalists, Suzy Klein talks to 22-year old Jiayan Sun from China. Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto is the work he’s chosen to play in the concerto final – with the Hallé Orchestra and Sir Mark Elder. Suzy Klein talks to pianists Noriko Ogawa and Tom Poster about his playing. Suzy also goes behind the scenes to find out more about the challenges facing this year’s competitors.