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2024 CIPAF CONCERTS AND EVENTS

WEDNESDAY
JULY 24

ARRIVAL

Piano students from across the world will travel to the beautiful campus of the University of Northern Colorado for a 10-day piano-intensive festival, academy, and competition.

THURSDAY
JULY 25

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

CIPAF OPENING CEREMONIES

We will introduce the 2024 CIPAF Piano Faculty and welcome students to the festival as we embark on a 10-day piano intensive.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MASTERCLASS (CIPAF FACULTY)

The CIPAF Faculty will work with students in a one on one setting in front of a supportive audience of pianists and piano teachers.

7:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

LOMAZOV RACKERS PIANO DUO

We are delighted to host guest artists Marina Lomazov and Joseph Rackers from the Eastman School of Music for the opening of our 2024 CIPAF Guest Artist Series.

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FRIDAY
JULY 26

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

LOMAZOV RACKERS MASTERCLASS

Students will get to work in a one on one setting with Marina Lomazov and Joseph Rackers from the Eastman School of Music.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MASTERCLASS (CIPAF FACULTY)

The CIPAF Faculty will work with students in a one on one setting in front of a supportive audience of pianists and piano teachers.

7:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MICHAEL CHERTOCK GUEST ARTIST RECITAL

The CIPAF 2024 Guest Artist series welcomes Michael Chertock from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music for a recital of works for solo piano.

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SATURDAY
JULY 27

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MICHAEL CHERTOCK MASTERCLASS

Students will get to work in a one on one setting with Michael Chertock from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MASTERCLASS (CIPAF FACULTY)

The CIPAF Faculty will work with students in a one on one setting in front of a supportive audience of pianists and piano teachers.

7:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

IAN JONES GUEST ARTIST RECITAL

We are are joined by Ian Jones of the Royal College of Music in London. Mr. Jones will present a program of repertoire for solo piano as part of the 2024 CIPAF Guest Artist Series.

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SUNDAY
JULY 28

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

IAN JONES MASTERCLASS

Students will get to work in a one on one setting with Ian Jones from the Royal College of Music in London.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MASTERCLASS (CIPAF FACULTY)

The CIPAF Faculty will work with students in a one on one setting in front of a supportive audience of pianists and piano teachers.

7:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

CIPAF FACULTY RECITAL 1

The CIPAF Faculty will present a diverse program of works for piano in collaboration with CIPAF Guest Artists. 

 

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MONDAY
JULY 29

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

LEI WENG MASTERCLASS

Students will work in a one on one setting with Lei Weng from the University of Northern Colorado.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

MASTERCLASS (CIPAF FACULTY)

The CIPAF Faculty will work with students in a one on one setting in front of a supportive audience of pianists and piano teachers.

7:00 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

JEROME LOWENTHAL GUEST ARTIST RECITAL

We are thrilled to welcome Jerome Lowenthal from The Julliard School for an exciting program of masterworks for the piano. Please join us for this special event in the beautiful UNC Campus Commons Performance Hall.

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TUESDAY
JULY 30

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

JEROME LOWENTHAL MASTERCLASS

Students will work in a one on one setting with Jerome Lowenthal from The Julliard School.

2:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

CIPAF DIVISION B RECITAL

We are joined by participants of the CIPAF Non-competitive Division for a recital of works for solo piano.

Free Admissions.

4:00 PM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

CIPAF DIVISION A RECITAL

We are joined by participants of the CIPAF Competitive Division for a recital of works for solo piano.

Free Admissions.

8:00 PM / UNC GARDEN THEATRE

CONCERT UNDER THE STARS

Join the CIPAF Faculty, Competitors, and Participants for an evening of music hosted at the beautiful UNC Lawn Theatre.

WEDNESDAY
JULY 31

9:00 AM / MILNE AUDITORIUM

FRANK WEINSTOCK MASTERCLASS

Students will work in a one on one setting with Frank Weinstock from the University of Cincinnati-Conservatory of Music.

4:30 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

CIPAF INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Competitors from the CIPAF Non-competitive Division will compete in the 2024 CIPAF International Piano Competition in the beautiful UNC Campus Commons Performance Hall.

6:00 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

RISING STARS CONCERT

The CIPAF welcomes local young artists from around Northern Colorado for a performance in the 2024 CIPAF Festival.

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7:30 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

CIPAF FACULTY RECITAL 2

The CIPAF Faculty will present a diverse program of works for piano in collaboration with CIPAF Guest Artists. 

 

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THURSDAY
AUGUST 1

2:30 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

CIPAF INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Pianists from across the world in our competitive divisions will compete in the 2024 CIPAF International Piano Competition for cash prizes totaling over $7500.

7:30 PM / UNC CC PERFORMANCE HALL

CIPAF WINNER'S CONCERT

We welcome all to attend the Award Ceremony and Winner's Concert for the final public event of the 2024 Colorado International Piano Academy and Fesival.

Free Admissions.

FRIDAY
AUGUST 2

DENVER & ROCKY MOUNTAIN TOURS

Participants of the 2024 CIPAF will spend a day in Denver for a shopping tour and adventure to the Rocky Mountains.

SATURDAY
AUGUST 3

DEPARTURE

The CIPAF Faculty and Staff will send off participants and competitors of the 2024 Colorado International Piano Academy & Festival to return to their homes around the world!

2024 CIPAF Schedule of Events is Subject to Change.

Auditor Passes are available for $200 and include admissions into all 2024 CIPAF Concerts & Events.
Auditor Day Passes are available for $50.
Please contact us to inquire to purchase.

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