PIANO COURSES IN EUROPE
July 18 to August 21, 2015
(For Cuban festival in June, scroll down)
Solomon Mikowsky will be giving lessons and
conducting master classes during july and august, 2015
in 3 consecutive piano courses in Europe.
participants may attend 1, 2 or all 3 courses.
are flexible acording to best flight rates. See below.
each course for application and hotel reservations.
copies of applications to email@example.com.
As it might make it
possible to arrange transportation upon airport arrival.
Please explore this website for information and photos of past festivals.
1. SPAIN: forum musikae 2015.
pozUElo de alarcon, near Madrid - Madrid Airport.
DATES (flexible): Saturday July 18 (arrival)
July 25 (official departure).
Dr. Mikowsky will be in attendance from July 16 to July 27.
SPAIN: +34 646.826.657 / +34 675.509.842
2. Germany: 2015 euro music festival & academy.
Halle (Handel city) - Leipzig/Halle Airport.
DATES (flexible): Thursday july 30 (official arrival) to Monday
august 10 (official departure).
Dr. Mikowsky will be in attendance from July 27 to August 7.
3. Italy: Music fest perugia 2015.
Perugia near rome (Rome Airport).
DATES: Saturday august 8 (official Arrival)
august 21 (Official departure).
Dr. Mikowsky will be in attendance from August 7 to August 21.
Dr. mikowsky intends to fly on wednesday july 15 (Arrival
FROM JFK to madrid on Norwegian flights 7012
and 5411 (via Copenhagen).
applicants to course number 1 flying from new york may join him.
He intends to fly on monday july 27 from madrid
to Leipzig/halle on vueling flights 1002 and 1916 (via Barcelona).
applicants to courses numbers 1 and 2 may join him.
Dr mikowsky intends to fly on friday august 7 from
leipzig/Halle To Rome on Vueling flights 1917 and 6104 (via Barcelona).
applicants to courses numbers 2 and 3 may join him.
He also intends to fly from rome to newark on Friday
august 21 on SAS flights 682 and 901 (via Copenhagen).
applicants to course number 3 returning to New York may join him.
June 4 to June 28, 2015
(Concerts only, not open to students)
For information on the II FESTIVAL OF YOUNG PIANISTS that took place in Havana, Cuba
from June 5 to 29, 2014 click here
For information on the I FESTIVAL OF YOUNG PIANISTS
that took place in Havana, Cuba in 2013 click here
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Solomon Mikowsky’s students have won over 150 international
piano competitions including the Rubinstein in
Tel-Aviv (3 winners including 1st prize), Tschaikovsky and
Sviatoslav Richter in Moscow, Van Cliburn (Special Award),
Beethoven in Bonn (1st prize), Schumann in Leipzig (1st
prize), Dublin, Vianna da Motta (2 winners), Porto (2 winners),
Andorra (4 winners including two 1st prizes), China
International Competition (2 winners), Panama (9 winners
including three 1st prizes), Viña del Mar in Chile, Montreal
(2 winners), Cleveland, New Orleans (1st prize), Naumburg,
Minnesota E-Competition (2 winners), Hilton Head, World
Competition in Cincinnati (3 winners including 1st prize),
Chopin Kosciuszko in New York (10 winners including eight
1st prizes), and more than 25 winners of the Manhattan
School of Music Concerto Competitions.
They have also won many competitions in Spain, including the Santander (1st prize), Maria Canals in Barcelona (8 winners including three 1st prizes), Iturbi in Valencia (4
winners including two 1st prizes), Jaén (6 winners including 1st prize), Pilar Bayona
in Zaragoza (5 winners including 1st prize), Guerrero in Madrid (3 winners including
1st prize) and Carlet (four 1st prize winners). Mikowsky’s students have also been
recipients of the prestigious Gilmore Artist Award ($300,000) and the Avery Fisher
Artist Career Grant.
Mikowsky’s students have performed as soloists with the Boston, Chicago,
Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Minnesota, Philadelphia, San
Francisco, Berlin, Budapest, Frankfurt, Jerusalem, Munich, St. Petersburg and Tokyo
symphony orchestras; the BBC, Berlin, Dresden, London (Royal), Moscow, New
York, Rotterdam and Israel philharmonic orchestras; the Zürich Tonhalle; the Dresden
Staatskappelle Orchestra and the national orchestras of Finland, France, Mexico and the
Czech Republic, with such noted conductors as Comissiona, Dudamel, Dutoit, Ehrling,
Eschenbach, Fischer, Frübeck de Burgos, Gielen, Graf, Herbig, Macal, Masur, Semkow,
Skrowaczewski and Zinman.