The Directors of the Dublin International Piano Festival & Summer Academy announce the details of this year’s programme, which will be staged across Ireland’s capital from July 22nd to 30th, 2017.

Now in its 5th year, the 9-day festival makes a much anticipated return with a new season of exciting performances, masterclasses, and seminars.

Featuring an all-star line-up of celebrated, multi-award winning pianists, including the Festival’s Artistic Director, American pianist, Dr. Archie Chen, virtuoso Russian Giant, Tchaikovsky Gold Medalist, Boris Berezovsky, renowned American Pianist and pedagogue, Frederic Chiu, esteemed Professor Evelyne Brancart from the Jacobs School of Music of Indiana University, Dr. Gabriele Baldocci, winner of the Alessandro Casagrande International Piano Competition, Dr. Orla McDonagh, Head of the Dublin Institute of Technology, Conservatory of Music & Drama plus Sony recording artist, classical and electronic crossover pianist extraordinaire, Francesco Tristano.

Tickets for this annual music extravaganza featuring the best of global piano talent are now available by visiting http://www.pianofestival.ie/, where you can peruse the extensive programme for 2017.