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Ronald BrautigamCelia Mendez Young Pianist’s Beethoven Competition
with Ronald Brautigam in concert and as master teacher

The 2017 concert was sponsored in part by a grant from The Ross McKee Foundation, Silicon Valley Creates, and the Office of Cultural Affairs of the City of San José

Concertand Master Class

An all-Beethoven concert on the Beethoven Center's original 1823 John Broadwood & Sons fortepiano was held Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Tateuchi Hall, Mountain View Community School of Music and Art.


Sonata in F Minor, Opus 2, no. 1
"Pastoral" Sonata, D Major, Opus 28
7 Bagatelles, Opus 33
"Waldstein" Sonata, C Major, Opus 53

This year's master class was held Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the San Jose State University Concert Hall.


Our 2018 concert and master class will feature Jon Nakamatsu. Details coming soon.

About Jon Nakamatsu



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