Piano concerto no.2 in C minor
Soloist - Luka Okros
Orchestral part by Thomas Kelly
Piano concerto no.3 in D minor
Soloist - Thomas Kelly
Orchestral part by Luka Okros
LUKA OKROS - the British-Georgian concert pianist.
The Guardian’s Observer has praised his performance as “An impressive display of virtuosic pianism”.
Luka's awards include the Verbier Festival Piano Award, first prizes at the Hong Kong International Piano Competition, Valencia International Competition, Hannover Chopin Competition, Morocco Philharmonic Competition and FAZ Audience Award at the International German Piano Award.
Luka has performed in some of the world’s most prestigious concert halls, including Carnegie Hall, Het Concertgebouw, Southbank Centre, Konzerthaus Berlin, Wigmore Hall, Harpa, Liszt Academy, Musiikkitalo, Oslo Konserthus, Palau de la Musica Valencia, Vienna Konzerthaus.
Luka has recently been appointed as the Assistant Artistic Director at Bechstein Hall – London’s new concert venue.
THOMAS KELLY recently received public notice when he took the fifth prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition.
He has performed in the Wigmore Hall, Cadogan Hall, St John’s Smith Square, St James’ Piccadilly, Stoller Hall, Paris Conservatoire, and StreingreaberHaus in Bayreuth.
Thomas is currently studying for a Master's in Music at the Royal College of Music under Prof. Dmitri Alexeev.
Thomas is supported by the Kendall-Taylor award. He has been generously supported by the Keyboard Charitable Trust since 2020 and Talent Unlimited since 2021.