Piano Extravaganza! 2016, in its forteenth year, takes place at the University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center in Kingston, RI during the first two weekends in April. This event consists of concerts, competitions and a master class.  The concert-style competitions attract some of the best pianists in the Northeast. 2016 guest festival artist will be Adam Clark, Associate Professor of Piano at Middle Tennessee State University.


Saturday, April 2 at 8 pm – Adam Clark, festival artist
Saturday, April 9 at 8 pm – URI Pianists

Student/Amateur Pianists Performances:

Saturday, April 2 starting at 2 pm – Adult Amateur Pianists
Sunday, April 3 starting at 10 am – Young Pianists

Young Pianists competition will take place in three or four divisions. In order to finish the event on time, each participant will be placed in an appropriate division based on the grade level and/or age at the discretion of the competition director.

Peewee Pianists
Little Pianists
Junior Pianists
Senior Pianists