Good news for Italians with high-cheek bones. Jessica Duchen has a post today on her blog about the Leeds.
"Italians have quite a history of doing well in this contest (especially ones with high cheekbones, for some reason) and there are even two British candidates for patriotic pianophiles to cheer on if so inclined."
More exciting that that is news she's at work on a novel centered about a young pianist's life.
Maybe this is the year Brits get lucky at Leeds?
Read it all here.