33rd Annual International Piano Festival

Arts and Entertainment

January 8, 2016

From: International Piano Festival

The University of Houston Moores School of Music presents the 33rd annual International Piano Festival a thrilling weekend of recitals a master classes with three of the world's great keyboard performers.

Schedule of Events:

February 5, 2016

7:30 p.m: Abbey Simon Recital

Clementi - Sonata in F minor, Op. 13 No. 6
Schumann - Carnaval, Op. 9

Location: Moores Opera House

February 6, 2016

9:00 am - 12:00 p.m: John O'Conor Master Class

Location: Dudley Recital Hall

12:30 p.m: Artists Conversation Luncheon

An informal luncheon featuring IPF artists talking about their lives and careers. Audience questions are welcomed. Requires advance reservation for lunch. Auditors welcome at a reduced fee.

Location: MSM 108

2:00 - 5:00 p.m: Abbey Simon Master Class

Location: Dudley Recital Hall

7:30 p.m: Kirill Gerstein Recital

Sonata No. 13 in E flat, Op. 27, No. 1
Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight"

Liszt - Dante Sonata (After a Reading of Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata)
Rachmaninoff - Five Preludes
Mussorgsky - On the Southern Shore of the Crimea
Balakirev - Islamey, Op. 18, An Oriental Fantasy

Locaiton: Moores Opera House

February 7, 2016

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m: Kirill Gerstein Master Class

Location: Dudley Recital Hall

3 p.m: Houston Discovers… John O'Conor Recital

Beethoven - Sonata in C minor, Op. 10 No. 1
Schubert - Four Impromptus, D. 899
Field - Three Nocturnes: No. 5 in B flat, No. 6 in F & No. 18 in E, "Le Midi"
Beethoven - Sonata in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique"

Location: Moores Opera House

Fest Date: February 5 - 7, 2016

Moores Opera House, 3800 Cullen Boulevard, Houston, TX 77004
University of Houston - Fine Arts Building, Dudley Recital Hall, 4188 Elgin Street Houston, TX 77204
Moores School of Music, 3333 Cullen Boulevard, Houston, TX 77204

For Tickets and More Information - http://www.uh.edu/class/music/events-performances/piano-festival/