January 22-23, 2016
Application Deadline for Competitors: December 15, 2015
Enrollment Deadline for teachers and other attendees: January 20, 2016
Welcome to Penn State's 2015-16 Marian Garcia Piano Competition and Teacher Workshop! This year's two-day piano festival, hosted by the School of Music on the University Park campus, 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, José Mèndez, and Timothy Shafer. We are delighted that you are considering attending and participating.
The festival was created 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.