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2015 Session 1 student performing in final Showcase Recital in Meany Hall at the University of Washington. ~ Seattle Piano Institute

2015 Session 1 student performing in final Showcase Recital in Meany Hall at the University of Washington. ~ Seattle Piano Institute

All Institute Master Classes, Lectures, Seminars and Recitals are free and open to the public.  The Showcase Recitals are held at the end of each session and offer every student the opportunity to perform before an appreciative audience.

Master Classes will be held in Bre­chemin Audi­to­rium at the School of Music, Uni­ver­sity of Washington.  Lecture and seminar locations will be announced on the website in June.
The Final Showcase Recital for Session 1 will be held in Meany Hall for Session 1 students and in Brechemin Auditorium for students in Session 2.

2018 Schedule of Events:

July 9, 4:00-6:00pm – Master Class with Professors Robin McCabe and Craig Sheppard

July 10, 4:00-5:40pm – Master Class with Professor Craig Sheppard

July 12, 2:00-3:00pm – Workshop with Alethea Alexander and Paul Moore: “Moving Music”  (Meany Studio 265)

  • In the vast, sun-filled danced studios at Meany Hall, we will practice embodying rhythm, tempo and quality of sound. We will use our bodies to understand stillness/silence, breath/pause, flow, coordination and rhythmic independence of limbs. Come ready to dance, wearing clothes that are comfortable to move in.

July 12, 4:00-6:00pm – Master Class with Professor Robin McCabe

July 13, 12:00-2:30pm and 3:30-6:00pm – Master Classes with Professor Ory Shihor

July 14, 10:00am-12:00pm and 3:30-5:30pm – Master Classes with Professor Ory Shihor

July 14, 2:00-3:00pm – Lecture with Mr. Shihor: “Acing your Music School Auditions”  (Brechemin Aud.)

  • How to increase your chances of getting accepted to top music schools.
  • Tips on choosing the right audition repertoire.
  • Is studying music in college right for me?
  • How to decide: Conservatory or University?

July 15, 12:00-2:00pm – Master Class with Professors Robin McCabe and Craig Sheppard

July 16, 2:30-3:30pm – Workshop with Dr. Frederick A. Matsen:  “Surgery and the Piano” (Rm. 223)

  • Surgery and piano may seem to have little in common. In this discussion, however, we will explore possible similarities and seek lessons that may be applicable to both types of performance.

July 16 4:00-6:00pm – Master Class with Professor Craig Sheppard

July 17, 4:00-5:40pm – Master Class with Professor Robin McCabe

July 18, 12:30-3:30pm – Final Showcase Recital, Session 1 – Meany Hall

July 19, 4:00-6:00pm – Master Class, Session 2 with Professor Craig Sheppard

July 20, 4:00-6:00pm – Master Class, Session 2 with Professor Robin McCabe

July 21, 2:00-3:30pm  – Final Showcase Recital, Session 2 – Brechemin Auditorium

 


Bre­chemin Audi­to­rium at the Uni­ver­sity of Washington


Meany Hall For the Performing Arts

3901 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98101