Bradley Evans was born in country north western NSW. His first piano teacher in Sydney was Annette Erskine-smith.From 1978 to 1982 he studied with Elizabeth Powell at the Sydney Conservatorium, where he completed his Bachelor of Music. In 1982 he was NSW State winner and Commonwealth finalist in the ABC Concerto Competition, as well as winner of the inaugural Yamaha National Piano Competition.
A Queen Elizabeth Silver Jubilee Award enabled him to continue piano studies with Benjamin Kaplan in London from 1983-1985. During this time he was a prize winner in the Overseas League Competition.
After returning to Sydney he completed his Graduate Diploma in Accompaniment at the Sydney Conservatorium with David Miller.
From 1991 to 2001 he lived and taught in Germany, where he frequently performed in a two piano/4 hand duo with Hugo Seebach.
Since returning to Australia in 2001 Bradley has taught at the Conservatorium Access Centre, St Catherine's School, Waverley, and since 2006 has been a piano tutor at Sydney Grammar School.
Bradley has been an AMEB examiner since 2008, as well as running a successful private studio. In 2012 he won the AMEB shield for the most outstanding results in the 7th Grade to Licenciate AMEB examinations.