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USU Summer Piano Festival + Fry Street Quartet Chamber Music Festival
A Week of Collaboration!

July 14-20, 2019

Open to students ages 14-18

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Final application deadline is May 15th. For additional information, see tabs above.
For questions, please contact usupianofestival@gmail.com

Fry Street Quartet Members
Robert Waters
Rebecca McFaul
Bradley Ottesen
Anne Francis Bayless

USU Piano Faculty Members
Kevin Olson
Emily Ezola

A typical daily schedule includes two coachings, two rehearsals, and sessions ranging from instrumental and chamber music master classes to lecture demonstrations. Additionally, students will receive private lessons with members of the Fry Street Quartet and USU piano faculty. 

 
Activities will include attending several musical performances throughout the week including the Fry Street Quartet, Ezola/Olson Piano Duo, and the Utah Festival Opera. Festival participants will get to perform in the Russell Wanlass Performance Hall and the Logan Tabernacle. In addition to evening performances, students will get to enjoy recreational activities like kayaking at beautiful First Dam.


Piano Performances are Free and Open to Public! The 2019 concert schedule is coming soon.

Caine Performance Hall

Logan Tabernacle

Tuition

$300

Housing & Meals

$305*

Total Festival Fee

$605

$50 deposit due May 31, 2018, with remainder due June 14 & July 12, 2019.

Students will be housed in the Merrill Hall dormitory, a short 2-minute walk from the music building. Rooms are double occupancy.

Resident Assistants for the festival will live in Merrill Hall as well, and will provide supervision and guidance throughout the week.

Meals will be provided through USU Dining Services.

*For local student participants who do not wish to live on-campus during the festival, a $150 meal plan is required in place of the $305 Housing & Meals fee, making the total festival fee $450.

Students interested in participating in the 2019 Summer Piano Festival may begin the application process by completing the online registration form.

After we have received your information, we will contact you to answer any questions you may have, and to provide you with the materials you need to complete the application process.

The experience of students who attend the USU Summer Piano Festival is enriched by opportunities which are only possible because of the generous support of organizations and individuals who believe in the arts and understand the value of music education. We appreciate your interest in supporting the USU Summer Piano Festival, and would invite you to consider sponsoring a concert ($400), or a student ($600). We gratefully accept donations in any amount, and all donations are tax deductible. Donations (payable to USU Summer Piano Festival) may be mailed to: Adrienne Larson, CCA Development Director, 4060 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-4060. For more information, please contact Adrienne Larson, at (435) 797-8924, or adrienne.larson@usu.edu.

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Thank you to the Utah Music Teachers Association for their in-kind donation in support of the 2018 Summer Piano Festival.