Concert Schedule

All concerts take place at the University of South Carolina School of Music,
813 Assembly Street, unless otherwise indicated.

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Sunday, June 14

Piano Fireworks Opening Gala Concert


SEPF Piano Fireworks Opening Gala Concert

Featuring: Marina Lomazov, Joseph Rackers, Phillip Bush, Charles Fugo and guests. Performing on Living Legends Steinway Concert Artist Pianos chosen for performance by some of the greatest names in music.
Sunday, June 14, 2015
4:00 PM
Johnson Performance Hall at the Darla Moore School of Business

1014 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 20208
$20 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free
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Monday, June 15

Young Artist Showcase:
Leonardo Colafelice, prize winner, Busoni and Rubinstein International Piano Competitions

SEPF Young Artist Showcase Concert

Monday, June 15, 2015
7:30 PM
USC School of Music

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
$20 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free
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Monday - Thursday, June 15 - 18

Open Lessons with SEPF Piano Faculty:
Bush, Fugo, Lomazov, Rackers

Open Lessons with SEPF Piano Faculty

1:30 PM - 4 PM
USC School of Music offices 229, 230, 231, 323

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free



Tuesday, June 16

Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series:
Yoheved Kaplinsky, chair of the Piano Department, The Juilliard School

SEPF Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Featuring SEPF participants, USC and South Carolina Music Teachers Association piano students
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
10 AM - 12 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free



SEPF on the Road

SEPF on the Road

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
4:30 PM
City Art Gallery

1224 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Free
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Festival Alumni Concert with Rieko Tsuchida, Kevin Ahfat, Dong Yeon Kim

SEPF Festival Alumni Concert

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
7:30 PM
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

1100 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29201
$10 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free
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Wednesday, June 17

Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series:
Yoheved Kaplinsky, chair of the Piano Department, The Juilliard School

SEPF Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Featuring SEPF participants, USC and South Carolina Music Teachers Association piano students
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
10 AM - 12 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free



Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series:
Yoheved Kaplinsky, chair of the Piano Department, The Juilliard School

SEPF Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
4:30 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free
"Piano Conversations" – Open panel discussion moderated by Marina Lomazov



Artist Showcase:
Joyce Yang, Silver Medalist, Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

SEPF Artist Showcase Concert

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
7:30 PM
USC School of Music

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
$20 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free
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Thursday, June 18

Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series:
Yoheved Kaplinsky, chair of the Piano Department, The Juilliard School

SEPF Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Featuring SEPF participants, USC and South Carolina Music Teachers Association piano students
Thursday, June 18, 2015
10 AM - 12 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free



A Day in the Life of a Pianist:
A lighthearted show created by the USC piano students

SEPF A Day in the Life of a Pianist

Thursday, June 18, 2015
4:30 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free



Artist Showcase:
Alexander Kobrin, Gold Medalist, Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

SEPF Artist Showcase Concert

Thursday, June 18, 2015
7:30 PM
Columbia Museum of Art

1515 Main St., Columbia, SC 29201
$20 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free
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Friday, June 19

Arthur Fraser International Piano Competition

Arthur Fraser International Piano Competition

Friday, June 19, 2015
All Day
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
Free


Saturday, June 20

Piano Masterclasses

SEPF Piano Masterclass

Saturday, June 20, 2015
10:00 AM - Andrew Cooperstock
11:00 AM - Eduardo Delgado
3:00 PM - Natalya Antonova
4:00 PM - Alexander Kobrin
USC School of Music

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208



Winners Concert

SEPF Winners Concert

Saturday, June 20, 2015
7:30 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 20208
$10 general admission
$5 Students, 18 and under: free



All concerts offer $5 student rush tickets and free tickets to those 18 and younger one hour prior to each concert.

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