Edward Auer Piano Workshop

Edward Auer Piano Workshop

Edward Auer and Junghwa Moon Auer

Director and Coordinator, Edward Auer Summer Piano Workshop

Dates: July 17- July 28, 2017

We are happy to announce the 2017 Edward AUER Summer Workshop at the Jacobs School of Music. We are honored to have Jerome Lowenthal, distinguished pianist and teacher, this year again, along with 10 other eminent pianists.

Participants can apply until June 13, 2017. Auditors can apply until July 5, 2017.

AUER Workshop: Then and Now

The Edward AUER Workshop began as a Chopin Class more than 16 years ago with a single teacher. Now there will be almost 20 internationally active musicians joining the AUER workshop to guide and inspire our participants.

As of 2015, the AUER workshop started ONLINE participation and auditing. We welcome anybody who is interested from all over the world!

Solo Competition

First place winner(s) will be invited to the 2018 AUER Workshop to perform a solo recital. This year, 2015 winners Nicholas Ho and Chaojun Yang will come to Bloomington to perform.

Concerto Competition 

The 2017 Edward Auer Summer Piano Workshop will present all 5 Beethoven Piano Concertos with five different soloists. the soloists will include the director, Edward Auer, who will be performing the Emperor concerto, the Workshop’s coordinator, Junghwa Moon Auer, playing the first, and the winner of the Workshop competition presenting the third concerto. The other soloists will be announced shortly. JSoM conducting professor Arthur Fagen will conduct these special concerts. This year just one soloist will be chosen through the concerto competition. Those wishing to compete must send a recording for pre-screening. The competition proper will be held at the workshop. The repertoire is Beethoven concerto No. 3.

Entrance Audition for JSoM

Audition for the Jacobs School of Music in June and save a trip during the year!
(except for DM and AD programs)

Master Classes and Individual Lessons

Study with internationally active pianists and learn from talented peers. There will be more than 10 master classes and a total of more than 160 individual lessons.

Concerts and Valuable Friendships

Numerous workshops by Workshop faculty members and guest solo and chamber artists. Get to know these artists cloesly and mingle with other participants at the master classes, concerts, and parties!

For any music related questions about the AUER workshop program, please contact Junghwa Moon Auer at theauerconcerts@gmail.com
We look forward to another wonderful musical summer with our returning participants and new guests!