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Programme 2016

  • THURSDAY 28 JULY 2016

    10:00 - 12:00
    DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama, Rathmines

    Piano Masterclass

    LANCE COBURN piano

    ENTRY €5

    Eventbrite - Lance Coburn, piano | Masterclass

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    STUDENTS

    Benjamin Huang - Bach WTC I EbM

    Sunhwa Hong - Haydn Sonata in E minor

    Schumann - Humoreske op. 20

    3:00PM - 5:00PM
    DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama, Rathmines

    Piano Masterclass

    ORLA MCDONAGH piano

    ENTRY €5

    Eventbrite - Dr. Orla McDonagh, piano | Masterclass

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    STUDENTS

    JJ McNamara

    Celeste Pepitone - Nahas

    Yiseul LeMieux - Prokofiev Sarcasm no. 14

    Sublime to Monumental
    In what will be the main performance of the Dublin International Piano Festival, award winning pianist Barry Douglas will perform two great works by Schubert and Mussorgsky in the main auditorium of the National Concert Hall. ‘Sublime to Monumental’ is hotly anticipated to be the main highlight of the festival’s concert series. Originally from Belfast, Douglas has enjoyed a stellar career since winning the Gold Medal at the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow

    8:00PM National Concert Hall
    Main Auditorium

    BARRY DOUGLAS piano

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    28 July - Thursday
  • FRIDAY 29 JULY 2016

    10:00 - 12:00
    DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama, Rathmines

    Piano Masterclass

    BARRY DOUGLAS piano

    ENTRY €5

    Eventbrite - Barry Douglas, piano | Masterclass

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    Programme:

    STUDENTS

    Benjamin Huang - Schubert Sonata D. 958 Movement 4

    JJ McNamara

    Tian Tian Liang - Brahms/Paganini Variations Book 2

    Enchanting Elegance
    From Luxembourg, Jean Muller has been described by Gramophone as a ‘major talent.’ Following his initial training at the Conservatoire of Luxembourg, Muller continued his studies in various schools in Brussels, Munich and Paris. He has been the recipient of many prestigious international awards such as France’s Concour Poulenc (2004) and was most recently appointed Artistic Director of the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg.

    1:00PM Dublin City Gallery
    The Hugh Lane
    JEAN MULLER piano

    ENTRY (€10 Suggested Donation)

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    Programme:

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756 - 1791)

    Fantasia in C minor, k. 475

    Piano Sonata no. 14 in C minor, k. 457

    Piano Sonata no. 9 in D major, k. 311

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    3:00PM - 5:00PM
    DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama, Rathmines

    Piano Masterclass

    BARRY DOUGLAS piano

    ENTRY €5

    Eventbrite - Barry Douglas, piano | Masterclass

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    Programme:

    STUDENTS

    Caitlin Osborn - Chopin Etude op. 10 no. 10

    Sunhwa Hong - Beethoven Concerto no. 1 1st movement

    Sasha Berezovsky - Beethoven Bagatelles, op. 119
    29 July - Friday
  • SATURDAY 30 JULY 2016

    10:00 - 12:00 Piano Academy of Ireland

    Piano Masterclass

    JEAN MULLER piano

    ENTRY €5

    Eventbrite - Jean Muller, piano | Masterclass

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    Yiseul LeMieux - Beethoven Sonata op. 26

    Seymour Apregilio - Beethoven Sonata op. 78 - 1st Movement

    Emma Sommerville

    1:00PM Dublin City Gallery
    The Hugh Lane

    Pianomania! Family Fun Concert

    ETHAN USLAN piano

    ENTRY (€10 Suggested Donation)

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    ‘Red Hot Piano From Ragtime to Swing’

    Followed by Workshop
    Following an energetic performance of his favourite Ragtime and Jazz numbers, Ethan will present an educational workshop for pianists about the art of American popular piano styles from the early 20th century. He will also provide us piano lovers with a close up of the students of the DIPF Summer Academy as they are given the chance to learn the basics of jazz improvisation by playing duets with Ethan himself.
    30 July - Saturday
  • SUNDAY 31 JULY 2016

    12:00 NOON - 2:00PM Dublin City Gallery
    The Hugh Lane


    SUMMER ACADEMY STUDENTS piano

    ENTRY (€10 Suggested Donation)

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    Alumni Alight

    Programme:

    After a week of exciting and in-depth masterclasses and lessons, with some of the world’s leading pianists & educators, eighteen emerging and thrilling talents from around the world perform a programme of piano masterpieces.

    From Liszt to Ives, and Reger to Rachmaninoff, a rounded and varied programme of compositions will be performed; to complete an educational programme for these advanced piano students, and a truly exhilarating concert series.  

    A ceremony will take place after the performances, to celebrate the conclusion of the 4th Dublin International Piano Festival, and to congratulate the students and everyone involved for continuing to strengthen the DIPF as one of Ireland’s leading Piano festivals. 

    31 July - Sunday

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