Classical Music Festival Piano Seminar, Eisenstadt, Austria August 3-16, 2017

The Classical Music Festival is offering a piano program for performers, teachers and observers in Eisenstadt, Austria, home of Joseph Haydn and seat for the festival. Faculty for 2017 will include Jane Magrath of the University of Oklahoma, Alan Chow from Northwestern University, Alvin Chow from Oberlin Conservatory, and Andrew Cooperstock from the University of Colorado. This programoffers a unique setting for learning about performance practice study in a European setting brimming with historical significance, especially for classical musicians. The daily itinerary for the seminar presents days filled with workshops, master classes, travel to important musical sites, and side trips. Go to the website to see full details of the program for this summer. It will be a musical experience that you never will forget!

This has become a annual piano festival in Austria..The application deadline is February 15. Teachers, piano performers, and piano observers are all invited.

For those interested in visiting or auditioning for Piano Pedagogy Programs at the University of Oklahoma...

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