The Talent podcast: all episodes from 2018 – 2020 now up!

Episodes 1 and 2 of The Talent are now available in our podcast feed! If you missed hearing guitarist Oliver Howes, pianist Dorothy Li, soprano Piera Dennerstein or pianist Ben Fu perform, or would like to hear them again, now's your chance! But that's not all; we know that with the current situation many of … Continue reading The Talent podcast: all episodes from 2018 – 2020 now up!

The Talent Season 1 Postponed

Unfortunately, due to the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19, we've had to make the difficult decision to postpone Season 1 of The Talent for the time being, as a precautionary measure for everyone's safety. We'd like to thank all of our performers and their families for the time and effort they've given up to be … Continue reading The Talent Season 1 Postponed

Pianist Dr Kenji Fujimura

Season 1 Mentor: Dr Kenji Fujimura

We're delighted to announce that our resident mentor for The Talent Season 1 2020 is pianist Dr Kenji Fujimura. Kenji is an internationally-acclaimed pianist and chamber musician. His CDs include William Hurlstone Complete Piano Music (Toccata Classics), Romantic Piano Trios (Divine Art) and English Piano Trios (Divine Art) with Trio Anima Mundi, as well as The … Continue reading Season 1 Mentor: Dr Kenji Fujimura

Season 2 2019 Winner: Rachael Joyce

Congratulations to the winner of Season 2 of The Talent in 2019, soprano Rachael Joyce!  A massive congratulations to our other finalists and the performers on this season. The results were: First: Rachael Joyce (Soprano) Second: Harrison Steele- Homes (Tenor Trombone) Third: Leanne McGowan (Violin) Image left to right: Jess Carrascalao Heard (presenter), Leanne McGowan … Continue reading Season 2 2019 Winner: Rachael Joyce


This coming Tuesday 22 October, we welcome conductor Patrick Burns as our guest mentor for our final episode! "As a conductor, Patrick has gained a considerable experience and reputation conducting a vast range of repertoire. His experience includes working with Symphonic, Choral, Contemporary, Vocal, Ballet, and Wind Band Ensembles, with a special passion for working … Continue reading PATRICK BURNS: FINALS GUEST MENTOR