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Welcome to the Exciting New 2015 Season

OUR EXCITING 2014-2015 SEASON OPENS ON NOVEMBER 23, 2014 at 5:00 PM with a recital by French pianist DAVID KADOUCH, chosen as “Young Artist of the Year” by the International Classical Music Award committee and declared “Artist Breakthrough of the Year” by the French Critics.

2014 – 2015 Aventura Cultural Series

“Sundays at Five”

November 23, 2014

“A pianist in complete command and with an understanding of the subtle power of music”

Bach: “Cappricio sopra la lontananza del suo fratello dilettissimo”
Janacek: ‘In the Mists”
Schumann: Waldszenen
Brahms: Sonate Op.1 in C Major

January 18, 2015

“Engrossing, insightful music making which at its best is astonishing”

Haydn: Sonata in F major, Hob XVI-23
Beethoven: Sonata Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 “Appassionata”
Schumann: Kreisleriana

February 22 , 2015

“One of the most stunning virtuosos of his generation”

Haydn: Sonata D Major Hob.XVI-33
Chopin: Valse Op. 64 No.2, Valse Op.69 No. 1. &  2, Ballade F Major No. 2
Tchaikovsky: Theme and Variations in F Major Op. 19, Rêverie du soir,
Scherzo humoristique, Feuillet d’album, Nocturne, Capriccioso, Thème original et variations
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante defunte
Rachmaninov: Sonata no.1 D Minor

April 12, 2015

“Elegant phrasing, never ostentatious virtuosity, mastery of form and musical sense, exhilarating and a real revelation. One of the most acclaimed pianists of his generation…”

Czerny: Variations sur une très belle Valse Viennoise (F. Schubert “Sensucht-Valse”)
Godowsky: Symphonic metamorphosis on J. Strauss “Wein, Weib und Gesang” (“Wine, Woman, and Song”)
Chopin: 4 Mazurkas ; 4me Ballade Op. 52
Schumann: Sonata n. 3 in F minor Op. 14
Alkan: “Allegretto alla barbaresca” (Op. 39 n. 10)




The Miami International Piano Festival is held at select world-class performance venues in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

Concert Series and Performance Venues 

Four Classical Sundays at Five…

the intimate Salon Series presented at the beautiful Aventura Arts & Cultural Center.

The Master Series…

held at the acoustically perfect Amaturo Theatre of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, explores an entire period in music or focusses on a composer.

The Discovery Series…

the Festival’s crown jewel, held at the beautifully restored, Art Decco gem, the Colony Theatre on Miami Beach. Presented in four consecutive days in May, the Discovery Series showcase piano recitals by newly discovered artists and prodigies.


We are honored to present Professor Frank Cooper as Lecturer in Residence to enhance the complete Festival Experience. The Miami International Piano Festival is unique in that we strive to assist the musicians as they develop their careers. This approach, attracts an enormous wealth of talent which translates into amazing concert experiences for our appreciative audience. Each newly discovered artist is provided with career guidance and exposure, which for some, has resulted in coveted awards such as the Gilmore Award (the highest recognition bestowed on any pianist) and signed contracts with notable management agencies as well as prestigious recording opportunities. Click here to view the complete season