Paderewski Festival and Piano and Chamber Music Competition 2017

Welcome to our inaugural Paderewski Festival and Competition! 

Sponsored by the Gifted Music School, this event will celebrate Paderewski's legacy and keep it alive through festivities, competition, and the Polish Consulate will come to give lectures.

When: November 3, 2017

Where: Gifted Music School, 150 South, 1000 East; Salt Lake City.

Award presentation, performance, and lecture: 7:01pm. 

Competition Time: 1:01pm-6:01pm.

Where: Gifted Music School, Salt Lake City.

Piano competition: Students ages 5-18 and is open to pianists of all levels.  Requirements and details will be posted June 21, 2017

Chamber competition:  Open to chamber groups age 18 and under.  Details to be posted on June 1, 2017

If you would like to become a sponsor and donate, please click on the DONATE button on the top of this page. (The dropdown menu allows you to designate the program to which funds will be earmarked for).

Please contact us at 801.300.1199 for more information.


Coleen Jan Paderewski, Co-Director of the Paderewski Festival and President of the Utah Paderewski Foundation
Eugene Watanabe, Co-Director of the Paderewski Festival, Artistic Director of the Gifted Music School

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The Padrewski banner logo was done by Dina Mande of Juice Media and is used with permission.

Thank you to the following sponsors of the 1st Annual Padrewski Music Festival:

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