Bromsgrove Young  Musicians Platform

2019 Platform

The final of the 2019 Bromsgrove Young Musicians' Platform was held in the magnificent Routh Concert Hall at Bromsgrove School on Saturday, 23 February. The adjudicators were Alastair Moseley (Chairman of Adjudicators - Auditions), Professor David Saint (Chairman of Adjudicators - Finalists' Concert), Richard Jenkinson and Sarah Oliver. 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 Rebecca Bazlov (piano); 2nd Prize Sebastian Carrington (piano)
Senior section: 1st Prize Zhengting Li (piano); 2nd Prize Iohan Coman (violin)

From left to right, the 2019 finalists and adjudicators:

Left of piano - Sarah Oliver (Adjudicator), George Caird (President), Andrew O'Reilly, Ivy Lau, Alastair Moseley (Chairman of Adjudicators - Auditions) Aleksandra Penlington, Sophie He Zhu, Sebastian Carrington (piano - Junior section runner-up), Iohan Coman (violin - Senior section runner-up), Josh Osborn-Patel, Professor David Saint (Chairman of Adjudicators - Finalists' Concert), Richard Jenkinson (Adjudicator).

Sitting - Zhengting Li (piano - Senior section winner)

Right of piano - Rebecca Bazlov (piano - Junior section winner), David Wills, Diff Jia

Video extracts from the 2019 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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