Upcoming Events

Rachel Gonzalez, Kathryn Schulmeister, & Les Peetz

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 7:30 PM

Atherton Performing Arts Studio
738 Kaheka Street, Honolulu, HI 96814


Jazz vocalist Rachel Gonzales, Kathryn Schulmeister on bass, and Les Peetz on piano collaborate on an evening of jazz standards, 60's pop, and twentieth-century classical works.

Tickets $15-$30

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rachel-gonzalez-kathryn-schulmeister-les-peetz-tickets-33445050045

Hawaii Symphony Community Concert

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 7:30 PM

Pearl City Cultural Center, Waimano Home Rd, Pearl City, HI 96782

The Hawaii Symphony will present a free concert at the Pearl City Cultural Center

Hawaii Symphony Concerts

June 10 & 11, 2017

These performances, conducted by Naoto Otomo, will showcase André Watts, piano, playing Rachmaninoff's second piano concerto. The orchestra will also play Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite and Stravinsky’s The Firebird. For ticket information, visit hawaiisymphonyorchestra.org.

AIPF: Masterclass by Fabio Bidini

Monday, June 19, 2017 (9:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A

Professor at the renowned Colburn School in Los Angeles, Mr. Bidini will conduct a masterclass performed by students enrolled in the Aloha International Piano Academy at the Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A. Look forward to how Bidini will convey his approach to music-making with the student performers. Admission: General $15,Students $5 (tickets available at the door).

AIPF: "Effective Teaching Techniques" Workshop

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (10:00 AM - 12:00 )

Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A

World renowned visiting AIPF guest artists, Fabio Bidini, Jon Nakamatsu, Haewon Song and Minoru Miura will conduct a joint workshop focusing on the topic of "how to teach effectively". Piano teachers face challenges everyday from solving the student's technical problems to choosing the right repertoire for competitions. Our renowned guest faculty will take questions and share their expertise in solving the problems which the teachers face. A must attend workshop for teachers of all levels! The workshop will be held at the Convention Center, Room 308A. Admission: General $15, Students $5
(tickets available at the door).

AIPF: Masterclass by Haewon Song

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 (9:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A

Professor at the Oberlin Conservatory, Mrs. Song returns to AIPF and continues to inspire students, teachers and audience with her artistry. Come and enjoy the performances by the talented students of the AIPF Academy at the Convention Center, Room 308A. FREE ADMISSION!

AIPF: Masterclass by Jon Nakamatsu

Thursday, June 22, 2017 (9:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A

Van Cliburn gold medalist Jon Nakamatsu will conduct a masterclass sharing his thoughts and expertise with students of the Aloha International Piano Academy at the Hawaii Convention Center, Room 308A. An excellent opportunity to get inspired from one of music's most respected artists in a welcome and friendly setting. Admission: General $15, Students $5 (tickets available at the door).

AIPF: Recital with Jon Nakamatsu and Fabio Bidini

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 4:00 PM

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Orvis Auditorium

The Aloha International Piano Festival presents pianists Jon Nakamatsu and Fabio Bidini in a chamber music recital at the UH Manoa Orris Auditorium, featuring Brahms’ Piano Quartet in G minor and Schumann’s Piano Quintet in E-flat Major. For ticket information, visit alohapianofestival.com.

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra

2017 - 2018 Season Announcement

Hawaii Symphony has announced its 2017-18 season, which can be viewed at hawaiisymphonyorchestra.org. Soloists will include pianists Fabio Bidini, Lang Lang, Sara Davis Buechner, Philippe Bianconi, and Olga Kern, violinists Robert McDuffie, Esther Yoo, and Elina Vahala, harpist Connie Uejio, slack-key guitarist Jeff Peterson, and others.