Sunday, July 14
  • 9:00am: IKIF 2019 Schedule.
    Students please check in at Hunter College (entrance on E. 69th between Park and Lexington) to see our staff, obtain ID cards. learn about your first lesson assignment, and practice. Please try to check in by 5pm.
    Please note that this schedule below only includes Masterclasses held in Lang Recital Hall. The complete schedule of daily Masterclasses will be posted by IKIF on site at Hunter College (Music Department/4th floor) each day from July 14. Thank you.

  • 5:00pm: IKIF 2019 Schedule.
    Please try to check in with our staff by 5pm. Please note that this schedule only includes Masterclasses held in Lang Recital Hall. The complete schedule of daily Masterclasses will be posted by IKIF on site at Hunter College (Music Department/4th floor) each day from July 14. Thank you.

  • 7:00pm: IKIF 2019 Schedule.
    Please go to Merkin Hall at 129 West 67 Street to obtain your ticket from our staff for the concert of Jerome Rose which begins at 8pm. Please check in with our IKIF staff to get your ticket between 7:00pm and 7:30pm. IKIF will have a table in front of one of the Merkin Hall box office windows. Please bring your IKIF ID. Thank you.

  • 8:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - Jerome Rose
    Chopin: Polonaise-Fantaisie in A Flat Major, Op. 61
    Schumann: Kreisleriana, Op. 16
    Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

    This concert is made possible by Patrick Meanor



Monday, July 15
  • 9:00am: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 11:00am: General Meeting - Lang Recital Hall - For Participants & Auditors
  • 12:00pm: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - Eduard Zilberkant
  • 3:00pm: Master Class - Lang Recital Hall - Victor Rosenbaum


  • 8:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - Jeffrey Swann
    Liszt: from "Harmonies poétiques et religieuses"
    -"Ave Maria"
    - Bénédiction de Dieu dans la Solitude

    Schumann: Davidsbündlertänze Op. 6

    Liszt: from "Années de Pèlerinage"
    - Vallée d'Obermann
    - Les Jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este
    - Venezia e Napoli (Gondoliera, Canzone, Tarantella)

    This concert is made possible by Goodwin Procter LLP









Tuesday, July 16
  • 9:00am: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - Emanuel Krasovsky
  • 12:00pm: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - Jerome Rose
  • 3:00pm: Master Class - Lang Recital Hall - Jeffrey Swann
  • 8:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - George Li
    Beethoven: 32 variations in C minor, WoO 80
    Beethoven: Andante Favori in F major, WoO 57
    Beethoven: Sonata in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein"
    Schumann: Vogel als Prophet from "Waldszenen", Op. 82
    Schumann: Carnaval, Op. 9

    This concert is made possible by RJ Lumba





Wednesday, July 17
  • 12:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 3:00pm: Master Class - Lang Recital Hall - Massimiliano Ferrati
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Aleksandra Kasman
    Prizewinner IKIF 2015 MacKenzie Scholarship Competition

    Scriabin: Four Preludes, Op. 37
    Georgy Sviridov: Prelude and Fugue from Partita No. 2 in E minor
    Sergei Taneyev: Prelude and Fugue in G-sharp minor, Op. 29
    Rachmaninov: Thirteen Preludes, Op. 32



  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Sean Chen
    Godowsky-Chopin: Study No. 45 (after Trois nouvelles etudes No. 2)
    Chopin: Etude Op. 25 No. 7
    Scriabin: Nocturne for the left-hand alone Op. 9 No. 2
    Godowsky-Chopin: Study No. 22 (after Etude Op. 10 No. 12 "Revolutionary")
    Mompou: Variations on a Theme of Chopin
    Liszt: 6 Chants polonais (after Chopin Songs Op. 74)
    Rachmaninoff: Variations on a Theme of Chopin, Op. 22

    This concert and residency are made possible by the American Pianists Association

Thursday, July 18
  • 9:00am: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - Mykola Suk
  • 12:00pm: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - Nina Tichman
  • 3:00pm: Master Class - Lang Recital Hall - Steven Mayer
  • 8:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - Vadym Kholodenko
    Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
    Beethoven: Bagatelles, Op. 126
    Beethoven: Rondo a capriccio, Op. 129
    Godowsky: Studies on Chopin Etudes
    Tchaikovsky: Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. posth. 80

    This concert is made possible by Daniel Kim



Friday, July 19
  • 9:00am: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 12:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Mao Fujita

    Silver Medal 2019 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition


    Mozart: Sonata in C Major, K. 330
    Liszt: Transcendental Étude No.10 in F minor, S.139/10
    Rachmaninoff: Etude-tableaux in E Flat minor, Op.39 No.5
    Tchaikovsky: Dumka in C minor, Op. 59
    Chopin: Four Scherzi

    THIS CONCERT IS SOLD OUT



  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall- Ann Schein
    Beethoven: Sonata in E-flat Major, Opus 81a “Les Adieux”
    Copland: Piano Variations
    Ravel: Sonatine
    Debussy: L'isle joyeuse
    Rachmaninoff: Études-Tableaux in E flat minor and E Flat Major, Op. 33
    Rachmaninoff: Preludes in D Major and B Flat Major, Op. 23
    Chopin: Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58


Saturday, July 20
  • 12:00pm: Interview and Discussion - Lang Recital Hall- (FREE) Alan Walker with Jerome Rose
    Jerome Rose interviews Alan Walker about his acclaimed new biography: "Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times"
  • 2:00pm: Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel® - Lang Recital Hall - Jeffrey Siegel
    Concert with commentary: Bach and Chopin - A Musical Kinship
  • 4:00pm: Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Yuan Sheng
    Beethoven: Sonata No. 12 in A-Flat Major, Op. 26
    Chopin: Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35
    Chopin: Ballade No. 2 in F Major, Op. 38
    Chopin: Waltz in A-flat Major, Op. 69, No. 1
    Chopin: Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op.27, No. 2
    Chopin: Tarantella in A Flat Major, Op. 43
    Debussy: Ballade slave
    Debussy: Valse Romantique
    Debussy: Nocturne
    Debussy: Tarantelle styrienne
  • 9:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - Alon Goldstein

    Beethoven: Sonata in E Flat Major "Quasi una fantasia", Op. 27 No. 1
    Bernstein: "The Masque" from Symphony No. 2 "The Age of Anxiety"
    Avner Dorman: Sonata No. 3 - Dance Suite (2005)
    Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15
    Beethoven: Sonata in C Sharp minor, "Quasi una fantasia", Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight"

    This concert is made possible by FinRes



Sunday, July 21
  • 12:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 4:00pm: Masters Series Concert - Merkin Hall - Vladimir Feltsman
    Beethoven: Seven Bagatelles, Op. 33
    Beethoven: Sonata in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique"
    Chopin: Three Nocturnes, Op. 9
    Chopin: Nocturne in F sharp minor, Op. 48 No. 2
    Chopin: Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52

    This concert is made possible by Sandy Greenberg



Monday, July 22
  • 9:00am: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 12:00pm: Masterclass - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA

  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Distinguished Faculty Artists Concert

    Mozart: Sonata in E Flat Major, K. 282
    Victor Rosenbaum

    Debussy: Preludes
    - Ce qu'a vu le vent d'ouest
    - Voiles
    - Ondine
    Debussy: L'isle joyeuse
    Mykola Suk

    Albéniz: Selections from "Iberia"
    José Ramos Santana

    Rachmaninoff: Sonata No. 2 in B Flat minor, Op. 36
    MinJung Baek

    Chopin: Sonata No. 2 in B Flat minor, Op. 35
    Quynh Nguyen

    Liszt: Valse Oubliée No. 1, S.215/1
    Liszt: Paraphrase on Verdi's "Rigoletto", S. 434
    Anastasya Terenkova

    Liszt: Grande fantaisie sur des motifs de Niobe, S. 419
    Steven Mayer

Tuesday, July 23
  • 9:00am: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 12:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Vyacheslav Gryaznov
    Grieg-Gryaznov: from “Peer Gynt”
    - Morning
    - Anitra’s Dance
    Schumann-Liszt: Widmung
    Liszt: Transcendental Etudes
    - Feux follets
    - Evening harmonies
    - Winter storm
    Borodin-Gryaznov: Nocturne from String Quartet No. 2
    Tchaikovsky-Gryaznov: Waltz of the Flowers from “The Nutcracker”
    Rachmaninoff: Sonata No. 2





  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Geoffrey Burleson
    Liszt: Apparition No. 1
    Liszt: Lyon from "Album d'un voyageur"
    Saint-Saëns: La Mort de Thaïs - Paraphrase de Concert
    Saint-Saëns: Paraphrase sur "Gallia" de Gounod
    Roy Harris: Sonata, Op. 1 (1928)
    Mary Kouyoumdjian: Aghavni (Doves) (2009)
    David Rakowski: Riccio (Prelude #43) (2013)
    David Rakowski: Ain't Got No Right, For Left-Hand Solo (Étude #67) (2005)
    Marc Mellits: Étude No. 2, "Defensive Chili" (2006)






Wednesday, July 24
  • 9:00am: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 12:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Yinuo Wang

    Laureate IKIF 2018 Scholarship Competition


    Haydn: Sonata in E minor, Hob. XVI: 34
    Brahms: 8 Klavierstücke, Op.76
    Bartok: Piano Sonata, BB 88 (Sz. 80)
    Rachmaninoff:
    - Piece in D minor
    - Prelude in F-sharp minor, Op.23 No.1
    - Daisies, Op.38 No.3
    - Prelude in G-flat Major, Op.23 No.10
    - Etude in D minor, Op.39 No.8
    - Etude in D Major, Op.39 No.9




  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Martín García García

    First Prize Winner IKIF 2018 Scholarship Competition


    Bach: Keyboard Partita No. 1 in B Flat Major, BWV 825
    Beethoven: Sonata in A Major, Op. 101
    Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Paganini, Books I & II, Op. 35
    Brahms: Albumblatt in a minor
    Brahms: Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 21, No. 1
    Albéniz: "Eritaña" from Book IV “Iberia”
Thursday, July 25
  • 9:00am: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 1:00pm: Lang Recital Hall - IKIF Awards Prelims
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Vladimir Rumyantsev
    Tchaikovsky-Pabst: Concert paraphrase from “Eugene Onegin”, Op. 81
    Tchaikovsky: Five Pieces from “The Seasons”, Op. 37a
    Tchaikovsky/Feinberg: Scherzo from Symphony No. 6
    Schumann: Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13



  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Massimiliano Ferrati
    Schubert: Moment Musical Op. 94 no. 1 in C Major
    Beethoven: Sonata in C Major Op. 53 “Waldstein”
    Bach: Prelude & Fugue in G sharp minor (1st book)
    Schubert: Moment Musical Op. 94 no. 4 in C sharp minor
    Chopin: Polonaise No. 1 in C sharp minor Op. 26 no. 1
    Ravel: Ondine from "Gaspard de la nuit”

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    Schubert: Moment Musical Op. 94 no. 6 in A flat Major
    Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor op. 23
    Chopin: Andante spianato et Grande Polonaise Brillante Op. 22
    Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 in A flat Major Op. 53







Friday, July 26
  • 9:00am: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 1:00pm: Lang Recital Hall - IKIF Awards Prelims
  • 3:00pm: Rehearsal - Lang Recital Hall - TBA
  • 6:00pm: Prestige Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Aristo Sham

    First Prize 2019 Casagrande International Piano Competition (Italy)
    First Prize 2018 Young Concert Artists International Auditions


    Debussy: 6 Etudes, Book I
    -Étude 1 pour les cinq doigts d'après Monsieur Czerny
    -Étude 2 pour les tierces (thirds)
    -Étude 3 pour les quartes (fourths)
    -Étude 4 pour les sixtes (sixths)
    -Étude 5 pour les octaves
    -Étude 6 pour les huit doigts

    Schumann: Humoreske, Op. 20

    Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Book I, Op. 35




  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Nina Tichman
    Beethoven: Sonata in E Major, Op. 109
    Beethoven: Sonata in A flat Major, Op. 110
    Beethoven: Sonata in C minor, Op. 111


Saturday, July 27
  • 11:00am: Lang Recital Hall - IKIF Awards Semi-Finals
  • 8:30pm: Masters Series Concert - Lang Recital Hall - Ilya Yakushev
    Scriabin: Prelude and Nocturne for the Left Hand, Op. 9
    Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

    Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 19
    Ilya Yakushev, piano and Thomas Mesa, cello



Sunday, July 28
  • 11:00am: Lang Recital Hall - IKIF Awards Finals
  • 2:00pm: Lang Recital Hall - IKIF Awards Finals




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