Bromsgrove Young  Musicians Platform

2018 Platform

The final of the 2018 Bromsgrove Young Musicians' Platform was held in the magnificent Routh Concert Hall at Bromsgrove School on Saturday, 24 February. The three adjudicators were Malcolm Green (Chairman of Adjudicators), Cathy Benson and Jamie Phillips. The competitors were divided into two sections: 9 to 13 years old, and 14 to 17 years old.

The prize winners were as follows:
Junior section: 1st Prize Ziying He (piano); 2nd Prize Rebecca Bazlov (piano)
Senior section: 1st Prize Naomi Bazlov (piano); 2nd Prize Angus Campbell Carter (trumpet)

Front row left to right, the 2018 winners and runners up: Angus Campbell Carter (trumpet - Senior section runner-up), Ziying He (piano - Junior section winner), Naomi Bazlov (piano - Senior section winner), Rebecca Bazlov (piano - Junior section runner-up).

Back row: Jamie Phillips (adjudicator), Cathy Benson (adjudicator) and Malcolm Green (chairman of adjudicators).

Video extracts from the 2018 Platform can be viewed here, or by clicking the image below.


The 2025 Platform auditions take place during February half-term (Friday, 21st February 2025 and Saturday, 22nd February 2025) in Routh Concert Hall at Bromsgrove School. The Final takes place on the afternoon of Saturday, 31st May 2025. Please read on to find out how you can compete or join us in the audience to support our young musicians.

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