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The AAPF offers many activities providing educational and charitable opportunities for Western North Carolina piano teachers, their students and our entire community.

The 2014-2015 calendar listings are below, ordered by month.


 

SEPTEMBER
General Meeting

Special Presentation: Sherrill Martin Presents... more info

Friday, Sept. 12th

14th Annual Fall Benefit Concert

Benefiting AAPF charitable and educational activities, including Student Assistance.

Date: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 3 pm

Location: Diana Wortham Theatre, Asheville, NC

Solo, Collaborative & Two-Piano Music performed by some of WNC's finest pianists!

Ticket Information at DWT box office: 828-257-4530

You can also buy tickets online here.

NOVEMBER
General Meeting

Special Presentation: Jane Weaver Presents... more info

Friday, Nov. 14th

Fall Student Recital

Location: Broyhill Chapel, Mars Hill University.

Sunday, Nov. 16th

Print Application Form Here

Typically, our student recitals begin at 2:30 p.m., but it depends on how many students sign up. Please check back the month prior to each recital once all sign-ups have occurred for exact starting times.

Masterclass

Monday, Nov. 17th

Details TBA

JANUARY
General Meeting

Special Presentation: Benjamin Caton Presents... more info

Friday, Jan. 23rd

FEBRUARY
Practice for Pets

Annual fundraising event to encourage student practice hours and to raise money for the Asheville Humane Society. Held during February. Email or call 828-782-0502 for more information (preferred contact is via email).

MARCH
General Meeting

Special Presentation: Judith Burganger Presents... more info

Saturday, March 14th

Masterclass

Friday, March 20th

Details TBA

APRIL
8th Annual Spring Benefit Concert

AAPF presents a full length piano recital featuring solo works.

Soon to be scheduled on an April Sunday at 3. Location: Deerfield's Blue Ridge Auditorium

MAY
Asheville Piano Competition Sponsored by AAPF

Saturday, May 2nd at Mars Hill College (Both Junior and Senior adjudicated the same day)

Sunday, May 3rd: Winners Recital, Mars Hill College, Broyhill Chapel; 3:00 p.m

(Co-Chairs: and )

General Meeting

Special Presentation: Leslie Downs Presents... more info

Friday, May 8th

YEAR-ROUND
Performance Groups

Held throughout the year. Typically held monthly in member homes as informal gatherings for performance practice, listening and discussion. All members are welcome to participate. For questions or to volunteer to host a performance group, contact .

Masterclasses for Students

Contact or Scott Camp with any questions at this time.

Teachers' Roundtable Discussion Groups

Contact:

General Meetings of the AAPF Membership

9:30-10:30 refreshments and business; 10:30-noon special program.

Please see our General Meetings page for more information. Contact: or call her at 649-2320.

AAPF Meetings of the Board of Directors

Board meetings begin at 10:30 am on the first Friday bimonthly starting in August. These meetings are open to all AAPF members.  for more info.

 
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