Our Adjudicator for 2017

Richard Deering, GTCL FTCL LRAM ARCM

Richard has been an adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals for over 30 years adjudicating an average of 12 festivals a year, including many overseas festivals, as a piano specialist and generalist. He has given piano performances – soloist and accompanist – in over 90 countries and has held teaching positions in establishments such as London College of Music, Trinity College of Music, Cambridge University and New York State University. He is also highly involved in the setting and examining of the Trinity Guildhall syllabus. His Federation work included serving on the Central Board of Trustees, Vice-Chair of the Adjudicator’s Council and with the administration of the PGCA qualification. For more information, please go to www.impulse-music.co.uk/deering.htm