Music capital of central USA, Chicago is the first stop on Alan Fraser's 2016 North American Institute schedule.
Local piano teacher Angela Wright has graciously offered her studio for a day's worth of sessions for Chicago area
Directions to 1045 Garfield Street (Get off at Harlem Ave. Station and walk back)
For those coming from out of town we recommend
which has a wide selection of affordable rooms in private homes in Oak Park. Book early to be sure to have an optimal choice.
To register for a session with Professor Fraser in Oak Park,
please contact Sophia Cholich
Professor Fraser's private Chicago session fee is $140.
After registration, please return here to fill out this
detailed participant information form.
Canadian pianist Alan Fraser gives master classes and
recitals worldwide and conducts ongoing research and refinement on the ideas put forth in his three books,
The Craft of Piano Playing
(also in DVD),
Honing the Pianistic Self-Image,
and All Thumbs: Well-Coordinated Piano Technique.
He is at work on several new volumes.
Visit here for more on Alan Fraser.
Long time Chicago piano teacher
has been running her studio in Oak Park for several decades, and many of her students have gone on to careers in music.
She has hosted Alan Fraser master classes on several occasions.
directly to inquire about lesson times and availability.