In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of BBC Young Musician of the Year, past winners of the competition came together in a spectacular concert at the BBC Proms, held at the Royal Albert Hall. Watch this short clip from Lara Melda, Freddy Kempf, Martin James Bartlett and Lauren Zhang's performance of Iain Farrington's arrangement of Saint-Saëns' Carnival of the Animals, played with the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Andrew Gourlay. on the 15th of July 2018
Lara Melda and Martin James Bartlett being interviewed for their upcoming performance at the BBC Proms this Sunday (15th)! Join them in what will be a wonderful concert celebrating 40 years of BBC Young Musician - broadcast live on BBC Four and BBC Radio 3
The BBC Young Musician of the Year Prom drawing ever closer - this Sunday (15th)! If you’re looking for something to watch after the World Cup Final switch to BBC Four at 7.30pm GMT to watch the concert live. Photos from the first rehearsal today at the Watford Colosseum with the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Andrew Gourlay - pianists Lara Melda, Martin James Bartlett, Freddy Kempf and Lauren Zhang.
Lara Melda will be back to perform at one of her favourite venues in London later this year. Join her for a wonderful programme of Ballades... Tickets are on sale via the Wigmore Hall website, and if you’re not in London you can always tune in to the live broadcast on BBC Radio 3.