The festival is a crucial part of the Cliburn Junior experience and allows the 24 competitors and 14 non-competing participants opportunities to engage with the local community and learn from some of the world’s top pianists and teachers through master classes, workshops, artist conversations, and community performances.
Highlights for our 2019 Junior Competition Festival include:
- Artist Conversations with Daniel Hsu, Rachel Naomi Kudo, Sean Chen, Orion Weiss, and Alexander Kobrin
- Community Performances at the Dallas Museum of Art, NorthPark Center, and Klyde Warren Park
- Individual Electives on college admissions, social media & personal branding, and building musical careers, and opportunities to read through piano duo and chamber music
- Master Classes with Alexander Kobrin, Gilbert Kalish, Anne-Marie McDermott, Alessio Bax, Ruth Reinhardt, and Orion Weiss
- Private Lessons for non-competing participants with members of the jury and Orion Weiss
- Workshops on stagecraft, performance practice, and building repertoire and programs
Can’t make it to Dallas? The complete Competition will be webcast live at Cliburn.org. Set your calendar!