SEMIFINAL ROUND SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
Semifinal Round Concert 1
2:00 p.m. Matthias Fischer, 42, physician (Germany)
2:30 p.m. Jeanne Backofen Craig, 46, homemaker/part-time minister of music (United States)
3:15 p.m. Thomas Yu, 38, periodontist (Canada)
3:45 p.m. Deirbhile Brennan, 46, accountant (Ireland)
4:30 p.m. Gorden Cheng, 35, systems engineer (United States)
5:00 p.m. Sean Sutherland, 39, entrepreneur/lecturer (St. Vincent and the Grenadines/Canada)
Semifinal Round Concert 2
7:00 p.m. Yasuo Kurimoto, 55, ophthamologist (Japan)
7:30 p.m. Lana C. Marina, 47, stay-at-home mother (United States)
8:15 p.m. Xavier Aymonod, 40, strategy consultant (France)
8:45 p.m. Ken Iisaka, 47, software engineer (Japan/Canada)
9:30 p.m. Gregory Knight, 53, software engineer (United States)
10:00 p.m. Michael Slavin, 65, retired ophthamologist (United States)
This schedule is subject to change.
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SYMPOSIA: We invite the public to join us for a Conversation with Olga Kern on Saturday, June 25 at 10:00 a.m. in Van Cliburn Recital Hall (330 East 4th St.). CLICK HERE for full information.
OPEN PIANO NIGHT: We're also hosting an open piano night at The Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge (1311 Lipscomb St.) on Friday, June 24 starting at 5:00 p.m. Competitors will be given the opportunity to perform in the fun, relaxed music room, with bar and food service. This event is also free and open to the public, and is sure to be a great celebration of the piano. CLICK HERE for more information.
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