Piano Master Class with Julia Siciliano
1/18/2014, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Award winning concert pianist, Julia Siciliano
has been heralded as a musician with “fabulous creative power.” Ms. Siciliano has become a well-respected and anticipated rising talent on the world stage, being invited as a solo artist most recently with the Macon Symphony Orchestra. A winner of many local and international piano competitions, Julia has won top prizes at the Heida Hermanns International Competition, Iowa Piano Competition, MTNA National Competition, Beethoven Sonata Competition, Eastman Concerto Competition, and University of Michigan Concerto Competition.
Active as a chamber musician, Julia has been invited to perform with ensembles in the 2009 Fischoff International Chamber Music Competition, and won prizes in the International Altenberg Piano Trio Competition. Notable chamber music performances include trios, lieder, and a solo recital on Chicago classical radio station, WFMT, with violinist Yuan-Qing Yu, associate concertmaster of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Barbara Haffer, assistant principal cello of the Chicago Lyric Opera, and Metropolitan opera star, bass-baritone Eric Owens.
Ms. Siciliano is a graduate of the master’s degree program at the University of Michigan, where she studied with Logan Skelton. Her previous teachers include Pavlina Dokovska, from the Mannes School of Music, and Nelita True, from the Eastman School of Music, where she received her bachelor’s degree. Other teachers and coaches include: Lori Sims, Arie Vardi, and Antonio Pompa-Baldi.
Varner Hall Room 134
Rochester MI, 48309