World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest & Festival

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Name: World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest & Festival
Date: May 23, 2019 - May 26, 2019
Event Description:
The 45th annual World Championship Old-Time Piano Contest & Festival will take place in Oxford May 23-26, 2019 featuring pianists from across the U.S. and Europe. If you like music from the days of Tin Pan Alley ... ragtime, traditional jazz and blues, then you'll love the rollicking piano styles of the pianists of all ages set to compete. The weekend includes junior, regular & senior division contests, a New Rag Contest, workshops, sing-along, silent movies, various catered events & a Blues excursion to Clarksdale, MS. This is the ONLY comprehensive competition for pianists of this style.
All contests and workshops take place in Nutt Auditorium inside the Music Building on the Ole Miss campus. All after-hours events are held at Chancellor's House on the Square.
Date/Time Information:
May 23 - 26, 2019. See schedule for details.
Contact Information:
Ian Hominick, Director (662) 915-1282
Fees vary by event. Please refer to the schedule page on our web site for complete information. All-event and day passes available.
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