The College of Arts and Architecture

Garcia Festival Itinerary

Itinerary (Subject to change)

Friday, October 25th

11:00 Session I Teachers' Workshop Topic with Timothy Shafer "Artistic Assignments for Intermediate Students"


1:30 Session II Teachers’ Workshop Steven Smith "Piano Schools and Schools of Thought: And Who Was Matthay, Anyway?"
2:30 Session III Teachers' Workshop Jackie Herbein "Performance Anxiety . . . Exploring the Physical Connection"
3:30 Session IV Christopher Guzman Masterclass

  • Kyung Ah Lee; Granados, Love and Death
  • Joanne Yang; Scriabin Sonata No. 2, Mvt. 1


8:00 Session V Robert McDonald Recital

Saturday, October 26th
9:00 Session VI Robert McDonald Masterclass

  • John Livingston; Scriabin Sonata No. 4
  • So Young Jun; Schumann Sonata No. 3, Mvt. 1

10:30 Session VII Alvin Chow Masterclass

  • Mo Su; Chopin Variations, Op. 12
  • Yin Yu; Debussy Image, Book II, Mvt. 1


1:30 Session VIII Steven Smith Masterclass

  • Michael Feffer; Khatchaturian Toccata (1934)
  • Jacob Wilkinson; Bach Prelude and Fugue in f minor, WTC Book II
  • Lear Du; Chopin, Scherzo No. 1 in b minor

3:00 Session IX Alvin Chow Masterclass

  • Sienna Tabron; Beethoven Tempest Sonata, Op. 31, No. 2 in d minor, Mvt. I
  • Will Preston; Liszt Petrarch Sonnet #47

4:30 Session X Christopher Guzman Recital