Steven Osborne

Steven Osborne biography

Gramophone Awards 2013

Steven Osborne (born in 1971) is one of Britain's greatest living pianists. After stellar tuition from an early age and huge competition success, he's become an award-winning international staple.

  • Born in 1971, Steven Osborne's early piano studies were with Richard Beauchamp at St Mary's Music School in Edinburgh.
  • He attended the Royal Northern College of Music, where he studied piano under Renna Kellaway.
  • Since completing his studies, his performing career has taken him all over the world, performing alongside conductors like Vladimir Ashkenazy, Alan Gilbert, Andrew Litton and Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • His recorded output has chiefly been for the Hyperion record label, leading to a slew of awards nominations and victories.
  • Osborne is a double Gramophone Award winner, taking home gongs both in 2009 (for a disc of Britten works) and again in 2013.

Video: Steven Osborne plays Ravel