A wonderful opportunity has just arrived at our door.
Irina Sharapova, Professor of St. Petersburg Conservatory, is visiting New York.
We are delighted to announce that the PTC has been able to arrange at the last minute a Masterclass
with Professor Sharapova.
Please come to AC Pianocraft on Sunday, February 19th, at 4:00 pm; come early at 3:00 pm and get a
free tour of the piano factory.
AC Pianocraft is a short walk from several subway lines; for directions, click on
acpianocraft.com/directions.

Professor
Sharapova, concert pianist and Chair of Chamber Ensemble and Accompaniment at the
St. Petersburg Conservatory, holds the title "Honored Artist of Russia." All PTC members and other
local teachers are invited to join us to benefit from her insights. More biographical information can be
found at
classical-romance.com/sharapova and at www.classicalmusic.spb.ru/sharapova/

The performers have been drawn from two recent PTC programs: the Fall Incentive Recital and
the 20th / 21st Century Piano Festival.

Here  are the works to be performed - please bring your scores!

J. S. Bach Prelude and Fugue in F minor, WTC Book 2
F. Chopin Nocturne No. 19 in E minor, Op. 72
F. Chopin Waltz in A Minor, Op. 34, No. 2
D. Kabalevsky Thirty Pieces for Children, Op. 27; Étude, No. 3; Dance, No. 27
J. Turina Sacro-Monte, Op. 55, No. 5
F. Liszt Tarantella, No. 3 from Venezia e Napoli, Années de pèlerinage, 2nd Year, Italy

Feel free to forward this announcement to friends and colleagues.
It is  an opportunity to observe the teaching of a great artist.
Don't miss it!
THE PIANO TEACHERS CONGRESS OF NEW YORK, INC.
PROFESSIONAL CALENDAR

A MASTERCLASS WITH IRINA SHARAPOVA

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19th, 2012 at 4:00 pm
(3:00 pm for the free tour of the piano factory)

A.C. Pianocraft
42-24 Orchard Street - 4th Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101

Open to all piano teachers, to PTC members and to guests