International Junior Piano Academy

In cooperation with Grachtenfestival Amsterdam, the Liszt Competition will be presenting the International Junior Piano Academy this summer. Talented young pianists between the ages of 15 and 18 are invited to attend the week-long masterclasses and workshops. The masterclasses on 20 August by Igor Roma and on 21 August by Paul Komen will be held at the Waalse Kerk and will be open to the public. Special workshops will also be given by Jan Wijn and Frederic Chiu. The Piano Academy will conclude on Sunday, 23 August at 4pm with a presentation concert at the Amstelkerk.

Yang Yang Cai, winner of the Junior YPF Piano Competition 2013
Alim Beisembayev, winner of the Cliburn Junior Competition 2015
Youngjae Kim, laureate Junior YPF Piano Competition 2013
Jorian van Nee, winner of the Prinses Christina Concours 2013
Jae Hong Park, winner of the Junior Division Cleveland Competition 2015

Frederic Chiu, United States
Paul Komen, the Netherlands
Igor Roma, Italy
Jan Wijn, the Netherlands

Tickets are available via Grachtenfestival Amsterdam's online ticket service.

The International Junior Piano Academy is made possible by Elise Mathilde Fonds and the Friends of the Liszt Competition.