2022 Concert Schedule

Attend concerts in person or online virtually! Virtual $15 tickets will be available for select concerts, prior to start of each concert. The competition will be live-streamed free on Friday, June 18, 2022. All concerts are live-streamed only, no on-demand viewing will be available.


Saturday, June 11, 2022

SEPF Preview on THE CONCERT TRUCK

Saturday, June 11, 2022
Soda City Market

The Concert Truck

Come enjoy the hustle and bustle of Soda City and enjoy the SEPF preview on The Concert Truck.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

PIANO EXTRAVAGANZA

Sunday, June 12, 2022
4:00PM
Darla Moore School of Business,
Johnson Performance Hall

$20
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Four players playing piano on stage.

A dazzling display of multiple piano ensembles, featuring popular and exciting classical piano music. Marina Lomazov, Joseph Rackers, Phillip Bush, and many SEPF alumni are featured in this unforgettable 20th year extravaganza.



Monday, June 13, 2022

THE CONCERT TRUCK Noon Concert featuring SEPF Alumni and Associates

Monday, June 13, 2022
12:00 PM
Columbia Museum of Art Boyd Plaza

Free

The Concert Truck



ALUMNI SHOWCASE - CALEB BORICK

Monday, June 13, 2022
4:30 PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

Free

Caleb Borick



ARTIST SHOWCASE - JON KIMURA PARKER

Monday, June 13, 2022
7:30 PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

$20
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Jon Kimura Parker

Canadian pianist and Gold Medalist of 1984 Leeds International Piano Competition, John Kimura Parker is known for his charisma, infectious enthusiasm and dynamic performances.



Tuesday, June 14, 2022

SEPF on the Road: Featuring SEPF Participants

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
1:00PM
Trinity Cathedral

Free

Participant performing at Trinity Cathedral



ALUMNI SHOWCASE - ERIC LU

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
7:30PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

$20
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Eric Lu

An alum of SEPF and Gold Medalist of 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition as well as top prize winner of the Chopin Warsaw International Piano Competition.



Wednesday, June 15, 2022

THE CONCERT TRUCK Noon Concert featuring SEPF Alumni and Associates

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
12:00 PM
Columbia Museum of Art Boyd Plaza

Free

The Concert Truck



Open Forum: “What Happens Next?” with SEPF Alumni and Participants

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
4:30 PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

Free

Open Forum



ARTIST SHOWCASE - FABIO BIDINI

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
7:30PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

$20
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Fabio Bidini

Awarded first prize in eleven of Italy’s most prestigious national piano competitions and the recipient of the top prizes awarded in eight international competitions - Terni, Köln, Busoni 1988 and 1992, Pretoria, Marsala, London and the Van Cliburn.



Thursday, June 16, 2022

Masterclass with ETERI ANDJAPARIDZE featuring students of SCMTA piano teachers

Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Thursday, June 16, 2022
10:00AM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

Free

Masterclass



ETERI ANDJAPARIDZE “Towards the Light of Scriabin” in Celebration of 150th Anniversary of the Composer’s Birth

Marian Stanley Tucker Guest Lecture Series

Thursday, June 16, 2022
4:30PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

Free

Eteri Andjaparidze



ARTIST SHOWCASE - JOYCE YANG

Thursday, June 16, 2022
7:30PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

$20
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Joyce Yang

Silver medallist of Van Cliburn and Grammy-nominated pianist Joyce Yang captivates audiences with her virtuosity, lyricism, and interpretive sensitivity.



Friday, June 17, 2022

ARTHUR FRASER INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION
Sponsored by the Symphony League of South Carolina Philharmonic

Friday, June 17, 2022
Morning Session: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Afternoon Session: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Evening Session: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
USC School of Music Recital Hall

Free

Student playing piano

Judges: FABIO BIDINI (chair), ETERI ANDJAPARIDZE, JEFFREY BROWN, MORIHIKO NAKAHARA



Saturday, June 18, 2022

WINNERS RECITAL

Saturday, June 18, 2022
7:30 PM
UofSC School of Music Recital Hall

$20
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Students at a piano

The winners of the Arthur Fraser International Piano Competition are featured in evening of dazzling showstoppers.




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