2015 PPG Festival

Welcome to the sixth annual PPG festival. The Piano Pedagogy Group is a group for teachers studying piano pedagogy or working towards an exam goal.

The festival is organized for PPG teachers and their students. All student of any age or level are encouraged to enter any style or genre of piece. The festival also offers a teachers class for PPG teachers who are working on repertoire.

Our mission is to:

– Provide a positive learning atmosphere
– Give students a chance to perform for other students and parents
– Learn from a qualified adjudicator to gain extra insight into repertoire

Date: Sunday, March 8th, 2015

Time: approx. 9:30AM-4:30PM (class times will be sent to teachers 2 weeks prior to festival date)

Place: Michael Lipnicki Fine Pianos, 6033 Centre Street SW, Calgary

Coordinator: Please contact Brenda Drake with your questions and for more details

Home Phone: 403-277-1991; E-mail: brenda.drake@shaw.ca

Registration deadline: February 1st, 2015

This year’s adjudicator is Edwin Gnandt. Edwin serves as an associate professor of music at Ambrose University College in Calgary Alberta. He has written the book, “The Soul of Music, Gifts from the Golden Age of Piano”.