Austin Piano Festival

2016 Austin Piano Festival Masterclasses

The Austin Piano Festival Masterclass Series gives talented young pianists in Texas the exciting opportunity to work with prestigious musicians from around the country. The masterclass setting is part recital, part lesson, allowing you as an audience member to hear the playing of talented young artists, and watch as they are instructed by masters in the field!

All APF Master Classes are free and open to the public!

2016 Master Classes:

​Saturday May 28th
KMFA 89.5 Studio
3001 N. Lamar, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78705

Gregory Allen Masterclass: 10 AM - 12 Noon
Karolina Syrovatkova Masterclass: 1- 3 PM

Sunday May 29th
KMFA 89.5 Studio
3001 N. Lamar, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78705

Michael Schneider Masterclass: 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Saturday June 4th
UT Butler School of Music
Recital Studio, Room 2.608 (Ground Level)

Chris Guzman Masterclass: 10 AM - 12 Noon
Johan Botes Masterclass: 1 - 3 PM

Sunday June 5th
UT Butler School of Music
Room 5.138 (Fifth Floor)

Spencer Myer Masterclass: 1-3 PM

2016 Competition Awards:

 Division I  (grades 10-12)

1st Place – John Cao , Student Of John Weems
2nd Place – Claire Kim, Student Of Shearon Horton
3rd Place – Eunice Lee, Student Of Shearon Horton
HM – Cecilia Yip, Student Of Shou Jen Liu

Division 2  (grades 7-9)

1st Place – Ben Hoang, Student Of Saida Kafarova
2nd Place – Joann Shi, Student Of Shu-mei Shao
3rd Place – Haena Lee, Student Of Shearon Horton
HM – Lucy Cao, Student Of John Weems