Piano at Sibelius Summer Academy


Course cancelled and postponed to 2021


The Piano at Sibelius Summer Academy has been postponed to Summer 2021. Stay tuned on our website for more details later.

Teaching faculty

Liv Glaser
Tuija Hakkila
Erik T. Tawaststjerna
Eero Heinonen
Jonathan Biss
Tom Beghin
Aleksei Ljubimov
Ilmo Ranta

Course fee

Course fee: 300€ 

Course fee includes:

  • 2 hours of individual tuition. Please note that the tuition is open to other course participants and the general public to follow.
  • Talks including
    • Tom Beghin: Beethoven’s Erard Piano
    • Tom Beghin: Beethoven Era: The Tale of Ambition and Frustration
    • Liv Glaser: The living score. Exploring the past for the benefit today
  • Thematic workshops on interpretation, chamber music, notation and period instruments
  • Auditing participation in daily Golden and Diamond Hour master class sessions by the international teachers. The attending students to the Golden and Diamond hour master classes will be selected according to the course applications. 
  • Performance possibilities in pop-up concerts
  • Social interaction with other course participants

Please notice that the courses are free of charge for degree students of University of the Arts, registered as 'attending' for the academic year 2019-2020 including Doctoral degree students. The application period is December 20th 2019 - February 28th 2020.