Participants and program for masterclasses and concerts with Shirinyan, Andsnes and Gimse, 3-7 June, 2018


Date: 3.-7 June, 2018



Ariel Lanyi, Israel/USA

Sebastian Iivonen, Sweden

Saki Kubota, Japan

Olga Radovic, Serbia

Margot Verstraeten, Belgium

Antoince Pichon, France

Nikita Khnykin, Norway (Talent program)

Olaf Andreas Strand, Norway (Talent program)



Sunday 3 June: 12:00-17:45 Master classes with Marianna Shirinyan

Monday 4 June: 10:00-13:00 Master classes with Leif Ove Andsnes

Monday 4 June: 13:00-18:45 Master classes with Marianna Shirinyan

Tuesday 5 June: 10:00-12:30 Master classes with Leif Ove Andsnes

Tuesday 5 June: 13:00-18:15 Master classes with Håvard Gimse

Wednesday 6 June: 10:00-13:00 Master classes with Håvard Gimse

Wednesday 6 June: 16:00-18:15 Master classes with Håvard Gimse


The master classes are open to public audience. Free entrance.



Ariel Lanyi

Mozart:Adagio in B minor, K. 540

Schumann: Sonata No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 11

Bartók: Concerto No. 3, Sz. 119


Sebastian Iivonen

Chopin: Etudes Op.10 No.1, 2 and 8

Chopin: Etude Op. 25 No. 6 and 10

Chopin: Ballade No.4

Beethoven: Appassionata


Saki Kubota

Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No.60 in C Major, Hob. XVI: 50

Franz Liszt: Two Concert Études, S.145

Franz Liszt: Forest Murmurs

Frederic Chopin: Fantaisie F minor, Op. 49

Isaac Albania: El Albaicín from Iberia


Olga Radovic

Beethoven: Sonata Op. 110,

Chopin: Mazurkas Op. 33

Chopin: Sonata No. 3


Margot Verstraeten

Schumann: Fantasie in C, Op. 17

Liszt: Sonetto del Petrarca del 104


Antoine Pichon

Beethoven: Piano concerto No. 3 in C minor Op. 37

Gubaidulina: Chaconne

Bach: Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor BWV 853

Debussy: Preludes, book 1 (selection)


Nikita Khnykin

To be announced


Olaf Andreas Strand

Bach: Italian concerto

Beethoven: Sonata Op. 110

Chopin: Preludium Op. 45

Chopin: Ballade Op. 52

Grieg: Stemninger Op. 73 Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4





Wednesday 6 June at 14:00. Venue: Rekstensamlingene

Thursday 7 June at 18:00. Venue: Kabuso Art Centre



Program to be announced.



Rekstensamlingene : NOK 250,- / NOK 190,-, or at the door.

Kabuso Art Centre: NOK250,-.  or at the door.


Master classes and concerts are arranged in collaboration with

Bergen International Festival and Hardingtonar


Thanks to our supporters:

Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Foundation (main sponsor)

Talent Norway

Norwegian Ministry of Culture

Bergen Municipality

Hordaland County