CIPC for Young Artists Schedule


WEDNESDAY, MAY 30

Opening Ceremony with Reception
7:00 pm
All seats $35, includes reception
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall
Leonid Nediak, audience and second prize winner (Junior Division), 2015 CIPC for Young Artists opens the competition performing Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra. Meet the artist and all of the young contestants after the concert.

THURSDAY MAY 31

Master Class: Marco Sollini
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

First Round Performances, Junior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $10
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

FRIDAY, JUNE 1

Master Class: Olga Radosavljevich
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

First Round Performances, Senior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $10
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Master Class: Leonel Morales
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

CIPC Family Fun Day: Dvořák & Donuts
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Student Lounge
Join us for the CIPC Family Fun Day as the PianoKids Trio returns for a day of musical exploration. Fun for kids and adults! Refreshments provided.

Second Round Performances, Junior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $10
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

SUNDAY, JUNE 3

Master Class: Yaron Kohlberg
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

Second Round Performances, Senior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $10
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

MONDAY, JUNE 4

Music and Wellness Seminar: Angelin Chang
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall
Grammy winner Angelin Chang is Professor of Piano at Cleveland State University.

The Creative Beginner Seminar: Vera Holczer-Waroquet
2:00 pm
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall
Vera Holczer-Waroquet is the owner of the Aurora School of Music and a specialist in early childhood music education.

Drew Petersen in Concert
8:00 pm
All seats $25
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall
An exciting performance by Drew Petersen, winner of the 2017 American Pianists Awards and Christel DeHaan Classical Fellowship.

TUESDAY, JUNE 5

Master Class: Antonio Di Cristofano
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

Semi-Final Round Performances, Junior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $15
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6

Master Class: Caroline Oltmanns
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

Semi-Final Round Performances, Senior Division
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm
All seats $15
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall

THURSDAY, JUNE 7

Master Class: Alexander Ghindin
10:00 am
All seats free and open to the public
Cleveland Institute of Music | Kulas Hall

Ran Dank and Soyeon Lee, Piano Duo
8:00 pm
All seats $25
Cleveland Institute of Music | Mixon Hall
Ran Dank and Soyeon Lee, medalists of the 2007 and 2003 Cleveland International Piano Competitions, join forces as the Dank Duo to present a dynamic program of works for duo piano.

FRIDAY, JUNE 8

Final Round Performances
7:30 pm
Left and Center Sections: $35
Right Section: $25
Maltz Performing Arts Center
Six finalists perform with the Canton Symphony Orchestra, Gerhardt Zimmermann, conductor.
PRE-PAID PARKING PASS

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

Award Ceremony and Encore Recital
6:30 pm
Left and Center Sections: $35
Right Section: $25
Cleveland Museum of Art | Gartner Auditorium
Winners are announced, awards are presented, and the six finalists present short encore programs.

Bravissimo…a little bit louder
8:00 pm
Cleveland Museum of Art | Ames Family Atrium
CIPC stages the benefit party of the year! Celebrate all of the contestants with food, drinks, and fabulous music. Proceeds to benefit CIPC for Young Artists. More information to follow. Tickets available April 2018.