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BBC Young Musician: Percussion Final Highlights (S2022EP4 BBC Four Wednesday 5 October 2022)

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Percussion Final Highlights

Percussion Final Highlights: As Jess Gillam and Alexis Ffrench present highlights from this incredibly spirited and thrilling BBC Young Musician category final, percussion takes centre stage.

Competing are five exceptional musicians: Eric Zhang (15), Joshua Gearing (17), George Garnett (18), Sophie Warner (18) and Jordan Ashman (18).

Beibei Wang, a specialist in both classical and traditional Chinese percussion, Paul Philbert, timpanist with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, and Anna Lapwood, an organist, conductor, and broadcaster who was recently named associate artist of the Royal Albert Hall and BBC Singers, make up the jury for this evening.

The grand final of the competition, which will be broadcast live on BBC Four on Sunday, October 9, will feature the percussion final winner.

Airdate: Wednesday 5 October 2022 at 19:00 on BBC Four

Season 2022 Episode 4

BBC Young Musician is a biennial contest which aims to find the most talented musicians who are under 18 years old from around the country.