Academy of Fortepiano Performance

The 2021 Academy is scheduled to take place in August

More information to follow


NEW: International Fortepiano Salon Series

Connecting fortepiano lovers from all around the world via Zoom and StreamYard

Salon #5: May 22, 9 pm EDT

"Pioneers: Fortepiano in China"

Guest Host: Fortepianist Audrey Axinn, co-founder and faculty of the

Academy of Fortepiano Performance

Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs at The Tianjin Juilliard School in China

With Co-hosts Yuan Sheng and Yuehan Wang in Beijing

and performances by Zijun Wang, Michael Tsalka, and Jing Tang


Salon #4: Saturday April 24, 2 pm EDT

"Women composers: The Salonnière and the piano in the 18th-19th century"

CLICK HERE to watch it again on YouTube! 


Explore piano music and chamber music on period instruments
An inspiring and practical immersion into the world of historical pianos, in the heart of the Catskill Mountains

Photographs by Christian De Luca, Zuguang Xiao, and Peng Lin

Academy of Fortepiano Performance, Catskill Mountain Foundation, PO Box 924, 7971 Main Street, Hunter, NY 12442  academyfortepianoinfo@gmail.com