Saturday 7th February 2015
9h30 Registration (continues 13.00-13.30)
10h30 Opening of the Conference
Katarina Nummi-Kuisma, President of the Piano Teachers’ Association
10h45 Student Concert
11h30 The Piano Music of Jean Sibelius – lecture and teaching demonstration Erik T.Tawaststjerna
13h00 Lunch (at own cost)
(registration continues 13-13.30)
14h30 Demonstration of the laboratory of piano pedagogics at Tampere
-everyday and research projects
Risto Kyrö and Matti Ruippo
15h30 Exhibition of Notes and Musical Instruments
16h00 Annual Meeting
19h30 Evening Recital by Risto Lauriala
(the program includes works of Bach-Busoni, Schumann and Schumann-Liszt)
Sunday, 8th February 2015
10h30 Experiences from home and abroad
12h00 Exhibition of Notes and Musical Instruments
12h30 Book presentation -Learning by playing! Piano-the first chords
Sara and Matti Suvela
13h15 How to maintain enthusiasm
14h15 Audience Discussion
chairman Katarina Nummi-Kuisma
14h45 Closing of the Conference
The Piano Conference takes place at Tampere Conservatory, F.E.Sillanpään katu 9, 33230 Tampere, tel. 0400 654530
Please registrate by paying the participation fee to the bank account of the Piano Teachers’ Association FI55 1014 3000 1414 87 by 7th January 2015 at the latest. The name of the participant should be seen in the receipt of the payment.
Members and students 80€
Others (nonmembers) 130€
No separate daily fees.
The participants marked in the list of members of the Piano Teachers’ Association and having paid the member’s fee of the year 2014 may pay the member’s participation fee.
The reservation fees are not refundable, except on medical reasons on doctor’s certificate.
NOTICE! Participating in the Piano Conference is free of charge for full-time students of piano pedagogy. Registration by e-mail is required for the participation by 7th January 2014 to the email
address firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember to mention the name of your institute.
There are rooms reserved for the participants of the conference:
tel. +358 3 242 4111
1 per Standard 82€/day
2 pers Standard 99€/day
tel. +358 3 239 22100
1 per Standard 80€/day
2 pers Standard 97€/day
The prices include buffet breakfast and customer´s sauna. Please, notice that the there’s only a limited number of rooms available and the reservations should be made by 7th January 2014. Remember to mention “Piano Conference” when making the reservation.
CALL FOR THE MEETING
The statutory Annual Meeting of the Piano Teacher´s Association will be held on Saturday 7th February 2014 at 4.00 p.m. at Tampere Conservatory, F.E.Sillanpään katu 9, 33230 Tampere. The statutory issues of an annual meeting will be dealt with and the board members being under resignation the next year will be allotted in the meeting. The rules are available on the website of the association.