Please contact us in advance if you are interested in attending a master class or special event.


Prospective Students

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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 10:30am 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.

2018–2019 Master Class Schedule 

Ran Dank & Soyeon Kate Lee (Cincinnati Conservatory)
September 13

Boris Berman  
October 4

Melvin Chen
October 11

Peter Serkin*
October 25

Wei-Yi Yang
November 15

Hung-Kuan Chen
November 29


*Not open to the public; prospective students may attend.