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Master Classes & Special Events

YSM piano students regularly have valuable opportunities to perform in piano master classes given by our internationally renowned faculty, and by visiting artists such as Emanuel Ax, Idil Biret, Alfred Brendel, Bruno Canino, Christopher Elton, Leon Fleisher, Richard Goode, Angela Hewitt, Anton Kuerti, Ronan O’Hora, Jon Kimura Parker, Matti Raekallio, Pascal Rogé, Mikhail Rudy, Niklas Sivelov, Ignat Solzhenitsyn, and Boris Slutsky, Mikhail Voskresensky among many others.

Master classes take place Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. in Morse Recital Hall in Sprague Memorial Hall, unless otherwise noted. Arrangements can be made for audience members who wish to attend these classes; there is no charge.

Spring 2019 Master Class Schedule 

Wei-Yi Yang
January 24

Roberto Prosseda
February 14

Boris Berman
February 28

Amy Lin (Strasbourg Conservatory)
March 28

Melvin Chen 
April 4

Hung-Kuan Chen
April 18

Peter Frankl*
May 2

*To be held in the Blocker Orchestra Rehearsal Hall.