2008 PianoArts National Bienniel Competition
PRELUDE RECITAL - Michelle Naughton
Friday, June 20: 8PM - Wisconsin Conservatory
"Michelle Naughton sets the standard for the competition to follow! There is something invigorating about Michelle's performances. This is a splendid opportunity to hear this superb talent in a solo piano recital."
SEMIFINAL DUO RECITALS
Sunday, June 22: 9:30am - 6:30pm, Wisconsin Conservatory
"Semifinalists discuss their music and perform piano and violin or cello duos with musicians from the Milwaukee Symphony and the first movements of concertos with a second pianist before the panel of judges. Discover young, talented pianists performing with Milwaukee's pros."
SEMIFINAL SOLO RECITALS
Monday, June 23: 10am - 5pm, Charles Allis Art Museum
"Semifinalists shine as they perform solo piano recitals and discuss their music before the judges."
FINALS & AWARDS CONCERT
* Tuesday, June 24: 8pm, Schwann Concert Hall @ Wisconsin Lutheran College
"In the Awards Concert, finalists perform Mozart or Beethoven piano concertos with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and PianoArts Music Director Andrews Sill. Don't miss this grand finale performed by young virtuosos, and see the beginnings of what may be significant careers of classical pianists."
* ALSO on Tuesday, June 24:
3pm CONCERTO MASTER CLASS in Schwan Concert Hall @ WLC
6pm PIANO PROMENADES - A final recital, in the WLC Arts lobby, for those not selected as finalists.