UNITED KINGDOM HARP ASSOCIATION
Oliver Was has got through to the finals of the Gold Medal Concerto Competition, at the GSMD.
It is their most prestigious competition. Previous winners include Jacqueline du Pré (1960), Tasmin Little (1986), and Bryn Terfel (1989).
This is the first time ever a harpist has got through to the final.
The final will take place on 6th May 2016 at 7pm in the Barbican.
Oliver will be playing the Ginastera Harp Concerto. The other two finalists are pianists playing Prokofiev and Rachmaninov.