Dr Poom Prommachart, received his Bachelor of Music, Master of Music, and Artist Diploma at the Royal College of Music in London on a full scholarship sponsored by the late Princess of Thailand. He went on to obtain the most prestigious Tagore Gold Medal, which was handed to him by His Majesty King Charles III, King of the United Kingdom.
Just recently in May 2023, his performances of Prokofiev Piano Concerto no. 3 and Beethoven Choral Fantasy were awarded the Best Solo Performance Instrumental - Music by the BOH Cameronian 18th Arts Awards. It is an honour for a Thai pianist to win this in Malaysia. In 2022, Dr Poom was awarded the ‘Rector’s List of Honour for the Most Exceptional Graduates’ from the University of Montreal’s Doctor of Music programme. He is currently a Steinway Artist, Creative Music Director of Tutan Entertainment, Artistic Director of the Steinway Youth Piano Competition in Thailand and an Elite Fellow of Universiti Malaya’s Music Faculty.
Dr Poom is currently residing in Malaysia but actively flies to different parts of the world for performance, collaborations and adjudications.