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Biography

Born in Bangkok, Poom has started his concert career at the age of 13. He recently graduated in Bachelor of Music with Honours from the Royal College of Music (RCM), London. He studied at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore. At age 16, he was granted a full scholarship by H.R.H Princess Galyani Vadhana and the Royal College of Music, which enabled him to continue his studies in London with Ian Jones. The scholarship has been continued for his higher study in Master’s degree in Performance at RCM. He is currently a student of the renowned Russian pianist, Dina Parakhina.

Poom has performed throughout Europe and Southeast Asia and worked with many leading Orchestras. With the already developed an international reputation of an outstanding performer of rare expressive depth, and acclaims of critics calling him “a young Ashkenazy” after his performance of Prokofiev's Second Piano Concerto in London. He appeared at the Fifth International Isidor Bajic Piano Competition in Serbia where he won first prize, Laureate Award, a special prize for Brahms’ F minor Piano Quintet performance in semi-final round as well as the audience prize. At the final concert, in co-operation with the Timisoara Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Radu Popa, he played in a full richness of rare musical talent the Brahms’ First Piano Concerto filled with tragic tones and after that the daily newspaper “Dnevnik” from Novi Sad wrote: “Playing in a mixture of controlled freedom and exceptional expression depth, with rounded phrases and rich decorations of “Chopin” kind of sound, begin deep in his piano and a great dynamic range, purified in style and expression, the pianist from Thailand has confirmed that the first prize and title of the laureate of the whole competition have come into the right hands”.

Poom won prizes at more than fifteen International and National Competitions: He was the winner of Hopkinson Gold Medal (RCM, London), 1st prize and audiences prize at UK Intercollegiate Sheepdrove Piano Competition, 1st prize at Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra Soloist Competition, 1st prize at RCM Concerto Competition for his performance of Prokofiev's Second Piano Concerto, 2nd prize and a special prize for the best performance of Liszt at the International Chopin Piano Competition in Budapest and the Sarah Mundlak Memorial Prize for Piano. Most recently, Poom was the 1st prize winner of The 2nd Thailand International Piano Competition.

Poom also performed Rachmaninoff's Third Piano Concerto with Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra and Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra, Prokofiev's second Piano Concerto with RCM Symphony Orchestra,Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra and THE SERBIAN NATIONAL THEATRE SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA to great acclaim.

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Address: Greater London
W2 4PT
Phone: 07415897084
Mobile: 07415897084
Fee (55 minutes): £30.00
Fee (90 minutes): £40.00

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