The Thomas Schultz Summer Piano Seminar is
an annual opportunity for young pianists who are
at an advanced level of study to work with the
distinguished pianist and pedagogue Thomas Schultz.

The Thomas Schultz Summer Piano Seminar

Watch the Concert 3 livestream here on Saturday, August 20th at 2:30 PM.

During the piano seminar, each participant prepares two works to play in a masterclass setting and in a public concert, drawing from both traditional repertoire and contemporary compositions. Masterclasses presented by Thomas Schultz and three seminar participant concerts will be open to the public at Campbell Recital Hall in Braun Music Center. The three concerts will also be livestreamed on this page.

S C H E D U L E

Masterclasses presented by Thomas Schultz
Campbell Recital Hall

Monday, August 15th
12-3 PM 

Open to the public. | Parking permits are required for weekday campus parking. We recommend downloading the ParkMobile app before arriving.

Tuesday, August 16th
12-3 PM 

Open to the public. | Parking permits are required for weekday campus parking. We recommend downloading the ParkMobile app before arriving.

Wednesday, August 17th
1-3 PM 

Open to the public. | Parking permits are required for weekday campus parking. We recommend downloading the ParkMobile app before arriving.

Thursday, August 18th
11:00 AM-1:00 PM 

Open to the public. | Parking permits are required for weekday campus parking. We recommend downloading the ParkMobile app before arriving.
 

Seminar Participant Concerts
Campbell Recital Hall

Concert 1
Thursday, August 18th
7:30 PM

Open to the public and livestreaming on this page.

Program

  • ERIC TRAN AND THOMAS SCHULTZ - Franz Schubert: Rondo in A
  • ROGER XIA - Frédéric Chopin: Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor
  • LESLIE JIN - Frederic Rzewski: Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
  • ERIC TRAN - Olivier Messiaen: Vingt regards sur l’enfant-Jésus — X. Regard de l’Esprit de joi
  • JUSTIN WAHBY - Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata in C minor

Concert 2
Friday, August 19th
7:30 PM

 

Open to the public and livestreaming on this page.

Program

  • ERIC TRAN - Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
  • JUSTIN WAHBY - Olivier Messiaen: Vingt regards sur l’enfant-Jésus — XV. Le baiser de l’enfant-Jésus  
  • ​​​KEVIN LEE SUN - Leoš Janáček: 1.X.1905 — From the Street
    Hyo-shin Na: Piano Study 3 

Concert 3
Saturday, August 20th
2:30 PM

 

Open to the public and livestreaming on this page.

Program 

  • ERIC TRAN AND THOMAS SCHULTZ - Hyo-shin Na: The Music 
  • KEVIN LEE SUN - Frederic Rzewski: The People United Will Never Be Defeated — Variations 19-30
  • LESLIE JIN - Franz Liszt: Réminiscences de Norma
  • ROGER XIA - György Ligeti: Études pour piano — Movements 2 and 5

The Thomas Schultz Summer Piano Seminar is sponsored by the Stanford Department of Music and supported by the Elaine and Richard Fohr Foundation.

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