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The Boston Piano Amateurs Association
presents the

Eighth Boston International Piano Competition

June 11-14, 2015

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall
Longy School of Music
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Highlights CD now available!

Cheng – Stravinsky Mvmts 1&2 from 3 Movements from
Sung – Bach Prelude & Fugue in C-sharp Minor, WTC Bk 1
            (best baroque)
Thurston – Schubert Sonata D 537, 1st m (best classical)
                – Rachmaninoff Etude Tableau Op 39 No. 8
Fesdekjian – Chopin Sonata No 2 1st m
Laramee – Schubert Moment Musical D 780 No. 4
Kokkinos – Grunfeld Soiree de Vienne (best romantic)
Kiyoki – Rachmaninoff Moment Musical Op 16 No 4
           – Rachmaninoff Etude Tableau Op 33 No 5
Cheung – Rameau Gavotte & Six Doubles
              – Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No. 10
              – Messiaen Vingt Regard No. 15 (final 5 minutes)
                (best 20th+ Century)
              – Rachmaninoff Preludes Op 23, Nos 2 & 4
              – Debussy L’Isle Joyeuse


The Boston Piano Amateurs Association (BPA) is a tax-exempt non-profit organization which was founded in 2001 with the following vision for the future:

-To interest and educate the public in classical music and piano playing

-To provide performance opportunities, masterclasses and workshops for adult
amateur pianists of all levels, to help improve their playing

-To promote Boston as a center for amateur pianistic excellence, and enrich the cultural life of this city

-To offer piano competitions for outstanding amateurs on a bi-annual basis

2015 Annual Meeting

Sunday, December 6, 12:00 Noon
Auburndale Community Libray
375 Auburn St, Auburndale, MA 02466
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