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International Piano Festival: January 31 - February 2, 2019

The University of Houston’s Moores School of Music presents the 36th International Piano Festival, a thrilling series of recitals and master classes featuring the greatest performers in the world. All programs subject to change.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, January 31
7:30 p.m.
IPF Discovery Artist: Sean Chen Recital, Moores Opera House
  Chopin Tarantelle, Op. 43
  Etude Op. 25, No. 7
  Scriabin Nocturne
  Chopin-Godowsky Etude Op. 10, No. 12
  Chopin-Liszt Six Chants polonais, S.480
  Chopin Mazurkas, Op. 63
  Rachmaninoff Variations on a Theme of Chopin, Op. 22
Friday, February 1
3:00 p.m. Alexander Kobrin Master Class, Dudley Recital Hall
7:30 p.m.
Abbey Simon Recital, Moores Opera House
  Schumann Fantasiestücke, Op. 12
  Beethoven Sonata No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 2, No. 1
Saturday, February 2
9:00 a.m. Sean Chen Master Class, Dudley Recital Hall
12:30 p.m. Artists Conversation Luncheon, Moores School of Music Room 108
  An informal luncheon featuring IPF artists talking about their lives and careers. Audience questions are welcomed. Requires advance reservation for lunch. Auditors welcome at a reduced fee.
2:30 p.m. Abbey Simon Masterclass, Dudley Recital Hall
7:30 p.m. Alexander Kobrin Recital, Moores Opera House
  Schubert Sonata in G Major, D. 894
  Brahms Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5