IPFW Department of Music Gene Marcus Piano Competition & Gene Marcus Piano Camp

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

May 4, 2013

Daily from May 18, 2013 until May 19, 2013

Daily from June 9, 2013 until June 14, 2013

Location: Rhinehart Recital Hall

Phone: 260-481-6059

Link: http://www.ipfw.edu/departments/cvpa/caa

Event Description

April 15, 2013 Updated May 28, 2013 at 8:06 AM EDT

IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Competition
For Young Pianists Up to Age 18
Within 100 Miles of Fort Wayne

Final Round Jury:
Panayis Lyras, Michigan State University
Laura Melton, Bowling Green State University
Caio Pagano, Arizona State University
Four age divisions: ages 9 and under through age 18
More than $3,000 in cash prizes
Winners recital to be broadcast on northeast Indiana's public television station, PBS39
Senior division winners may also receive a scholarship

Application postmark deadline: Saturday, May 4, 2013
First-round live auditions*: Saturday and Sunday, May 18 and 19, 2013
Finals: Sunday, June 9, 2013

*Video submissions accepted as well; see website for details.

IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Camp
For Young Pianists Ages 12-18
from All Areas
A Week of Intensive Piano Study and Performance Including:

Group sessions and individual lessons with camp faculty
Master class with internationally renowned pianist Caio Pagano, Arizona State University
Practice sessions guided by experienced practice coaches
Alexander technique
Music theory/keyboard skills classes
Daily faculty, guest artist and student recitals
Residential and commuter options
Camp begins immediately following the IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Competition, on the evening of Sunday, June 9, and runs through Friday, June 14.

Master Classes

A Distinguished Professor of Piano at Arizona State University and internationally renowned concert artist, Dr. Caio Pagano will perform Beethoven’s Sonata Op. 110, Chopin’s Scherzo No. 3 and Fantasy Op. 49, Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody No. 11, and Gottschalk’s Fantasy.
Admission is free for Gene Marcus Piano Camp participants and IPFW students with ID
$15 Adults, $10 Seniors (60 and older), $5 Non-IPFW Students
(Children ages 10 and under are free)
6/10 7:30pm

This chamber music recital will feature Jason Simon, first-prize winner of the 2012 Indiana Music Teachers Association state collegiate Hoosier Auditions and a junior Piano Performance Major at IPFW. Jason performs together with Dr. Hamilton Tescarollo, Director of Keyboard Studies at IPFW, and string players Caleb Mossburg (violin), Rachel Mossburg (violin), Aaron Mossburg (Viola), and Brian Klickman (Cello). The program will include Mozart's Sonata for two pianos and Dvorak’s Quintet for piano and strings in A Major.
Admission is free for Gene Marcus Piano Camp participants and IPFW students with ID
$7 Adults, $6 Seniors (60 and older), $4 Non-IPFW Student
6/11 7:30pm

Pianist Elsie Johnson is an IPFW graduate (B.M. Piano Performance ’10) and will earn a double master’s degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from Butler University this summer. Her program will include Haydn’s Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:39; Schumann’s Symphonic Etudes; Liszt’s Les cloches de Genève, Pastorale, and Sonetto 104 del Petrarca; and Barber’s Sonata.
Admission is free for Gene Marcus Piano Camp participants and IPFW students with ID
$7 Adults, $6 Seniors (60 and older), $4 Non-IPFW Student
6/12 7:30pm

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