FERRARA PIANO FESTIVAL

Ferrara Piano Festival, founded by Simone Ferraresi, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in New York City dedicated to furthering the careers of talented young pianists by providing them with a range of opportunities through such programs as festivals and masterclasses.

Board of Directors: Simone Ferraresi, Harold Bott, Christopher Swann

Advisory Committee: Mauro Vignolo, Pier Giorgio Borasio, Paola Desantis, Dario Favretti, Giulia Vullo, Yashar Yaslowitz, Lucetta Capra, Gianna Borghesani

Ferrara International Piano Festival

Ferrara, Italy · 6 - 14 July 2017

"Learn from world-class pianists and professors, surrounded by breathtaking beauty in the historical city of Ferrara, Italy — City of the Renaissance, 'City of Bicycles', and UNESCO World Heritage Site."
Under the Patronage of the City of Ferrara

Under the Patronage of the City of Ferrara

PIOTR PALECZNY, Masterclass

PIOTR PALECZNY

PIOTR PALECZNY

Piotr Paleczny is one of the most outstanding Polish pianists of our time. He has gained a great recognition as a juror in prestigious international piano competitions, such as those held in Cleveland, in Leeds, as well as the Chopin and Tchaikovsky competitions, among many others. He is professor of piano at the Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw.

MASTER CLASSES:

6 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 6:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

9:30AM Eva Gevorgyan

10:30AM JiYoung Park

11:30AM Simonas Miknius

12:30PM Simone Damiani

3:00PM Ayaka Tsuji

4:00PM Jade Aloyse Blaser Banfi

5:00PM Aliya Akbergenova

 

7 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 5:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

9:30AM Ayaka Tsuji

10:30AM Jade Aloyse Blaser Banfi

11:30AM Aliya Akbergenova

12:30AM Simone Damiani

2:30PM Simonas Miknius

3:30PM JiYoung Park

4:30PM Eva Gevorgyan

6:30PM Students’ Concert at Palazzo Costabili

 

8 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 6:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

9:30AM Simone Damiani

10:30AM Eva Gevorgyan

11:30AM JiYoung Park

12:30PM Simonas Miknius

3:00PM Aliya Akbergenova

4:00PM Jade Aloyse Blaser Banfi

5:00PM Ayaka Tsuji

 

 

SON YEOL-EUM, Recital

SON YEOL-EUM

SON YEOL-EUM

Son Yeol-Eum is a Second Prize winner at both the Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in 2011 and at the 13th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2009. Yeol Eum Son’s graceful interpretations, crystalline touch and versatile, thrilling performances have caught the attention of audiences worldwide.

Sunday, 9 July 2017, 9:00PM at Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara

F. Chopin:              Variations in E major op. posth.

F. Mompou:           Variations on a theme of Chopin

F. Busoni:              Variations on a Chopin's Prelude

S. Rachmaninoff:  13 Preludes op. 32

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ENRICO PACE, Masterclass

ENRICO PACE (Foto Marco Borggreve)

ENRICO PACE (Foto Marco Borggreve)

Enrico Pace is one of the most acclaimed Italian pianists worldwide. He is the winner of the Utrecht International Franz Liszt Piano Competition in 1989. 

 

Tuesday 11 July, 2017: 2:00PM - 9:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

Lesson Times:

2:00PM - Mina Lee

3:00PM - JiYoung Park

4:00PM - Marcin Fleszar

5:00PM - Roberta Pandolfi

6:00PM - Robert Poortinga e Meri Khojayan

7:00PM - Susanna Braun

8:00PM - Martina Consonni

 

 

 

Wednesday 12 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 7:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

Lesson Times:

9:30AM - Mina Lee

10:30AM - JiYoung Park

11:30AM - Marcin Fleszar

12:30PM - Nicola Marvulli e Tiziana Columbro

1:30PM - Martina Consonni

3:30PM - Robert Poortinga e Meri Khojayan

4:30PM - Roberta Pandolfi

5:30PM - Nicola Marvulli e Tiziana Columbro

6:30PM - Susanna Braun

 

Thursday 13 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 6:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)

Lesson Times:

9:30AM - Martina Consonni     

10:30AM - Robert Poortinga e Meri Khojayan

11:30AM - JiYoung Park

12:30PM - Marcin Fleszar

1:30PM - Susanna Braun

3:30PM - Mina Lee

4:30 PM - Roberta Pandolfi

5:30PM - Nicola Marvulli e Tiziana Columbro

9:00PM - Students’ Concert at Palazzina Marfisa d’Este, Corso Giovecca 170

ENRICO PACE, piano and SUNG-WON YANG, cello

ENRICO PACE and SUNG-WON YANG

ENRICO PACE and SUNG-WON YANG

Sung-Won Yang is an exclusive recording artist for EMI-Korea. Recipient of numerous awards, he is currently a professor of cello at the School of Music Yonsei University in Seoul, visiting professor at the Royal Academy of Music and Artistic Director of the Festival Owon at Chateau de la Bourdaisière, in France.

Friday, 14 July 2017, 9:00PM at Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara

F. Liszt:

Elégie I
La Lugubre Gondola
Die Zelle in Nonnenwerth

F. Chopin: 

Sonata op 65 in sol minore

F. Liszt:

Consolations, six penseés poétiques n 1,4,2,3,5,6 nella trascrizione di Jules de Swert


S.Rachmaninoff:

Sonata op 19 in sol minore
 

 


Costabili Palace, Ferrara

Costabili Palace, Ferrara


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