piano http://wvxu.org en The 2014 World Piano Competition begins June 22 at CCM http://wvxu.org/post/2014-world-piano-competition-begins-june-22-ccm <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Twenty-four of the world's best pianists will be in Cincinnati next week for the <strong>2014 World Piano Competition</strong>. Designed to promote and celebrate the art of classical piano music, the competition is held annually at the <a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/.html"><strong>University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music</strong></a> and attracts applicants from across the globe. Joining us to talk about the competition are U.C. College-Conservatory of Music Director of Summer Programs <strong>Sara Danner Dukic</strong> and World Piano Competition Executive Director <strong>Mark Ernster</strong>. The Opening Draw party is Sunday, June 22 and the competition runs through June 28. For more information, go to <a href="http://www.cincinnatiwpc.org/"><strong>2014 World Piano Competition</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 28155 at http://wvxu.org The 2014 World Piano Competition begins June 22 at CCM Coming up: the Bearcat Piano Festival and Pianopalooza http://wvxu.org/post/coming-bearcat-piano-festival-and-pianopalooza <p>The <a href="http://ccmpr.wordpress.com/tag/bearcat-piano-festival/"><strong>Bearcat Piano Festival</strong></a> is coming to the UC campus starting February 6 and will feature two weeks of performances, master classes and other activities, concluding with the popular <a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/"><strong>Pianopalooza</strong></a> concert on February 16. Two of the area’s finest pianists and professors at the <strong>College Conservatory of Music</strong>, <a href="http://www.awadagin.com/"><strong>Awadagin Pratt</strong></a> and <a href="http://www.michaelchertock.net/Pages/default.aspx"><strong>Michael Chertock</strong></a>, are in the studio with Brian O’Donnell to talk about this mid-winter piano celebration.</p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 05:00:10 +0000 Brian O'Donnell 22390 at http://wvxu.org Coming up: the Bearcat Piano Festival and Pianopalooza Melodic Connections http://wvxu.org/post/melodic-connections <p>Robin Carey-Allgeyer learns more about <a href="http://www.melodicconnections.org/">Melodic Connections</a>, a non-profit music therapy organization, and the upcoming Fall Fundraiser Bash, from Executive Director<strong> Betsy Zenk Nuseibah</strong>.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:32:20 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 3832 at http://wvxu.org Melodic Connections