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The Geelvinck Music Museums is organising series of master classes throughout the year.

The first series of master classes takes place
within the 8th edition of the Geelvinck Fortepiano Festival

Monday 13th August 2018: Richard Egarr & Peter Sykes
Wednesday 15th August 2018: diana Weston & Gabriele Toia
Monday 20th August 2018: Megumi Tanno & Michael Tsalka


Place: Geelvinck Muziek Museum (Zaadmarkt 88, Zutphen)

Richard Egarr (on Jan Ladislav Dussek)
Peter Sykes
Megumi Tanno
Gabriele Toia
Michael Tsalka
Diana Weston

Topics: the interpretation of Baroque, Classical and Early Romantic repertoire, improvisation

Instruments: fortepiano and square piano

– masterclasses 13th August: Richard Egarr (on Dussek) and Peter Sykes
– masterclasses 15th August: Gabriele Toia and Diana Weston
– masterclasses 20th August: Megumi Tanno and Michael Tsalka

We also recommend to join the annual Geelvinck Symposium on 14th August.


The candidates and laureats of the Geelvinck Fortepiano Concours past and present are encouraged to participate in the series of masterclasses (free of charge). Please e-mail to:

In case you are interested to participate and receive a master class, and you are not a candidate or laureate of the competition past or present, please submit the following materials for our consideration:
— Full name, age and name of teacher and/or musical educational institution
— Headshot
— Recording of a life performance (MP3 or YouTube)
Please e-mail to:

The masterclasses are open to the public.

Conservatorium and music school students and teachers, as well as piano technicians, can attend the masterclasses free of charge on presenting a students or teachers card (or other proof of their study or occupation).


Next series of master classes in the coming period will include:
Alain Roudier
Richard Egarr
Olga Pashchenko
and others to be announced.

Please check-out this webpage in future.

Recommended master classes in other countries:
Académie Sebastien Erard 18-27 July 2018 in Semur-en-Auxois (France)