Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin, who was born today in history, was one of the prominent 19th-century composers known as The Mighty Handful, also known as the five. Along with some influences from Western composers, his music exudes also an undeniably Russian flavor. ... See MoreSee Less
Registration for 2019 PYPA opens today! Learn more about the requirements and application process at www.pypa.info. This is your opportunity to become a professional pianist in a premiere artistic atmosphere! ... See MoreSee Less
One of the most original and sensitive pianists, admired for his musical intelligence and dynamic personality, Alon Goldstein’s artistic vision and innovative programming have made him a favorite with audiences and critics alike throughout the world. We are so pleased to have Alon Goldstein to return to PYPA for a series of masterclass and recital at the 2019 PYPA! Registration for 2019 PYPA opens on November 10th. Be sure to check back for more information at www.pypa.info! ... See MoreSee Less
The recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant and the Andrew Wolf Chamber Music Prize, Philadelphia-born Lydia Artymiw has performed with over one hundred orchestras worldwide. We are proud to announce she will join our 2019 PYPA faculty! Registration for 2019 PYPA opens on November 10th. Be sure to check back for more information at www.pypa.info! ... See MoreSee Less
An outstanding international musician of our time, the Gold Medalist of the Tenth International Chopin International Piano Competition, we are so delighted to announce that Prof. Dang Thai Son will join 2019 PYPA next August! Registration for 2019 PYPA opens on November 10th. Be sure to check back for more information at www.pypa.info! #2019PYPA #DangThaiSon ... See MoreSee Less
A recap to Huiping Cai's recent performance of the Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, with Andreas Delfs and Temple University Symphony Orchestra. Huiping was the First Prize Winner of the 2017 Philadelphia International Piano Competition. Congratulations on her continued success!
PYPA offers exciting opportunities for young pianists from Asia and the West to meet. With numerous master classes and evening concerts at the famed Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PYPA enriches the summer classical music scene around the world.