Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition - October 19, NYC

The New York Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition

Tue, Oct 19 at 10 am
Leonard Nimoy Thalia Day of $30; Advance $25; Members $20; 30 and Under: $15

In celebration of the Chopin Bicentennial, this competition presents today’s most promising young pianists, selected from the finest conservatories and music schools, in performances of Chopin’s best-known études, ballades, mazurkas, polonaises, préludes and waltzes. Join the panel of distinguished international judges, including Ewa Kupiec, Benjamin Hochman, Philip Kennicott, and Daniel Epstein, and be part of the decision-making process for the Grand prize—a 2011 recital at Symphony Space in New York and a weeklong trip to Poland for an international debut recital in Warsaw.