2014 Summer Symposium

DATES

July 12 - July 20, 2014

Registration is currently closed.

2014 Summer Symposium

At the 2014 Golandsky Institute Summer Symposium at Princeton, participants will attend lectures, master classes, technique clinics, and other presentations by Edna Golandsky and the Institute’s expert faculty, all of whom have undergone years of rigorous training to qualify as teachers of the Taubman Approach. The performers and pedagogues of the Golandsky Institute’s faculty work with pianists, teachers, and musicians of all ages.

In addition to private lessons, supervised practice time, and interactive technique clinics, the 2014 Golandsky Institute Summer Symposium offers a variety of presentations, lectures, and master classes by faculty and special guest presenters.

The arrival date is Saturday, July 12.
Participants register from 2:00 - 7:00 PM.
There is an orientation meeting that evening.
The Symposium starts the following morning, Sunday, July 13.
The program will end after the concert on Saturday evening, July 19.
Participants will depart by noon on Sunday morning, July 20.

Please note all concerts will take place at Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall, at 8:00 PM, with the exception of the Thursday evening Scheide Concerto Concert at 8:00 PM in Richardson Auditorium, Alexander Hall on the Princeton University Campus. For an interactive campus map, click here.

TICKETS:
The ticket office is open Monday through Friday from 12-3pm. This will include window sales (credit card only, MC, Visa, & Amex) at the Welcome Desk in the Frist Campus Center.  To purchase by phone, call 609-258-9220 during the same hours.  Tickets may be purchased online at any time by clicking here. 

To view the press kit, please click here.

All programs subject to change. For more information, please contact us at festival@golandskyinstitute.org.

DATE TIME DESCRIPTION
Sunday, July 13 8:00 PM

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Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall

Monday, July 14 8:00 PM

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SYLVIE COURVOISIER, MARK FELDMAN | PETER EVANS, RON STABINSKY

Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall

Tuesday, July 15 8:00 PM

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Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall

Thursday, July 17 8:00 PM

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Richardson Auditorium, Alexander Hall

Friday, July 18 8:00 PM

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Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall

Saturday, July 19 8:00 PM

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Taplin Auditorium, Fine Hall

Presentations, Lectures & Master Classes

2014 Summer Symposium Impressions

Our Summer Symposium is always an enriching experience for so many musicians! Check out the photos below to see for yourself. Click each photo to enlarge and view the description.

PHOTOS
  • Edna Golandsky presents a lecture
  • Professional Training Program Participants
  • Our co-founder Mary Moran presents a lecture
  • Edna Golandsky coaches a student
  • An arched portico on campus
  • Students enter Taplin Auditorium for International Piano Festival concerts
  • Resident participants stay in beautiful dormitories on campus
  • Town of Princeton
  • Participants have easy walking access to explore the town of Princeton
  • Inspiring architecture provides a serene setting to study music
  • Beautiful gardens on campus
  • Former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson's home on campus
  • Participants at a lecture
  • Intense learning of the Taubman Approach
  • All ages attend the Summer Symposium
  • Master classes presented on screens for multi-angle viewing
  • This participant flew in from Singapore for the Summer Symposium
  • This participant flew in from Argentina for the Summer Symposium
  • A participant carefully studying a score
  • Robert Durso lectures at the 2014 Summer Symposium
  • Our dedicated media production film crew record the lectures and master classes for purchase on our online store
  • Studying carefully
  • Our corporate sponsor YAMAHA provides pianos at the Summer Symposium
  • Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner
  • Lisa Yui
  • Ron Stabinsky and Peter Evans
  • Ilya Itin
  • Ariadne Dasklakis and Nina Tichman
  • Ilya Itin and New Jersey Symphony Orchestra