The Young Artist World Piano Festival is a 10 day residential summer festival/piano camp designed for 7-19* year old pianists. 

*Includes High School Seniors graduating Spring 2018

JUly 11-21, 2018

*July 12 for students not entering competitions


announcing - our guest artist for 2018...

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SPENCER MYER

our guest artist faculty for 2018...

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SEYMOUR BERNSTEIN

and a masterclass with the founder of the piano e-competition...

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ALEXANDER BRAGINSKY

click on "our guests" (upper left) to learn more


also ANNOUNCING...

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ANDREW STAUPE has been appointed Associate Artistic Director of the Festival

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JOSH WRIGHT, with 40,000+ followers on YouTube, has also joined our Artist Faculty

click on "artist faculty" (upper left) to learn more about these exciting additions to our festival!


OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS

  • Solo Chopin Competition with cash prizes
  • Honors Recitals
  • Concerto Competitions: Winners perform with the professional Festival Orchestra
  • Masterclasses
  • Two private lessons and five studio classes with Artist Faculty
  • Field trip in the greater Twin Cities area
  • Friendly "Composer Knowledge" team competition in Forum 

Click on "Events" (top right) for more information on competitions


Now celebrating 28 years of success! 

Our Festival offers an inspirational experience of extraordinary opportunities that encourage musical growth through private lessons, masterclasses, competitions, forums, musicianship classes, recitals/concerts, and interactions with other students and teachers from around the world.

All questions may be directed to Olivia Young