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Garrison Forest School

Baltimore International Piano Festival


The Baltimore International Piano Festival is an advanced music program for all levels and ages. Experience this unique opportunity for young musicians to work with an internationally renowned faculty and learn in an inspiring, nurturing environment. Program includes: master classes, private lessons, chamber music seminars, piano competition, music appreciation classes, ear training classes, public speaking classes, piano literature classes, performance opportunities include Carnegie Hall.

The world-renown faculty includes:

Monique Duphil - Oberlin Conservatory
Leon Fleisher - The Peabody Institute
Gary Graffman - The Curtis Institute of Music
Jerome Lowenthal - The Juilliard School
Kwan Yi - East Carolina University 
Nikita Borisevich - Chamber Music
Ismar Gomes - Chamber Music
Margarita Loukachkina - Peabody Institute Preparatory Young Artist Program Director

Artist Directors: Tian Lu and Yury Shadrin

Pianos are generously donated by Steinway & Sons.

Dates: July 23-29 (Full Day or Residential)
Ages: 8 to 27, coed
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fee: Pricing ranges from $400-1,620 depending on the program. See detailed fee structure at Limited scholarships available.


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