Gala Opening Concert: Friday, July 9, 7:30PM
Music Institute Faculty Concert: Friday, July 16, 7:30PM
Student Recital: Sunday, July 18, 2:00PM
Register for educational program and live-stream concerts via the Music Institute of Chicago website
The Music Institute of Chicago presents its 33rd annual Duo Piano Festival, featuring a combination of in-person and online coaching and performances by piano duos. Spaced throughout this ten-day stretch are three separate concerts:
Gala Opening Concert
Festival Co-Founders and Artistic Directors Claire Aebersold and Ralph Neiweem perform the premiere of Cries and Whispers by Robert Chumbley, Beethoven’s Ode to Joy from Symphony No. 9, and works by Brahms and Ravel.
Music Institute Faculty Concert
Music Institute faculty perform a mixed program of music for piano duo. Performers include Matthew Hagle and Mio Isoda, Xiaomin Liang and Jue He, Inah Chiu and Sung Hoon Mo, and Louise Chan and Susan Tang, and others to be announced.
Students enrolled in the educational program of the festival give a capstone recital.