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."
PIOTR PALECZNY, Masterclass
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.
6 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 6:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
7 July, 2017: 9:00AM - 5:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
6:30PM: Students' Recital (Palazzo Costabili)
8 July, 2017: 9:30AM - 6:30PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
SON YEOL-EUM, Recital
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 is one of the most acclaimed Italian pianists worldwide. He is the winner of the Utrecht International Franz Liszt Piano Competitionin 1989.
11 July, 2017: 14:00PM - 7:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
12 July, 2017: 9:00AM- 7:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
13 July, 2017: 9:00AM - 7:00PM Master Class (Palazzo Costabili, Ferrara)
9:00PM: Students' Recital (Palazzina Marfisa d'Este)
ENRICO PACE, piano and SUNG-WON YANG, cello
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
Works by Liszt, Chopin, Rachmaninov