Havana, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) The Musicalia International Piano 2019 event concludes on Saturday in Havana after completing an intense program of concerts and master classes in different locations of the city.
The event, conceived as a competitive contest for students and a space for exchange between piano specialists and apprentices, was attended by students from Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Colombia and Cuba.
The event, presided over by the Cuban pianist Ulises Hernandez had an interesting pedagogical program, particularly a special section of master classes.
About 20 contestants respoded to the call, including seven Cubans, and five foreigners who visited the island exclusively to learn lessons taught by recognized masters of the international piano scene.
Cuban-Mexican educator Ninowska Fernandez, founder of the event, the Dutch Henry Kelder, the Colombian Antonio Carbonell and the Cuban Cecilio Tieles, who also on the jury, are among those who have distinguished for their trajectory.
Musicalia International Piano 2019 event was dedicated to the memory of the eminent Cuban pedagogue and pianist Teresita Junco.