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Marian Garcia Piano Competition and Teacher Workshop

January 21-22, 2016

Welcome to Penn State's 2015-16 Marian Garcia Piano Competition and Teacher Workshop!  This year's event will include two piano competitions (one for collegiate students and one for high school students), piano teacher workshops, recitals, and masterclasses presented by Penn State piano faculty members Christopher Guzman, Jose Mendez, and Timothy Shafer. We are delighted that you are considering attending and participating.

The festival was begun through a generous grant of Edith Garcia, mother of local physician Dr. Marian Garcia.


Click for information on the high school competition.

Click for information on the collegiate competition.

Click for information about participation in the masterclasses.

Click for information on the piano teacher workshops.

Click for information regarding hotels and accommodations.

Click for directions to the School of Music at Penn State University.