Honens discovers, nurtures and presents Complete Artists—21st century pianists for 21st century audiences.
Honens—Canada's International Festival of Piano—rounds out Calgary's summer music festival season every September. The festival showcases the world's best classical pianists—including winners of the prestigious Honens Prize for Piano—together with esteemed chamber musicians, innovative artists from the pop and indie world, and prominent authors and lecturers from the fields of music, art and history. The Honens Prize for Piano is awarded at the festival every three years and is the largest prize of its kind—$100,000 and an artist development program valued at a half million dollars.
Details: Septemer 4 to 7, 2014 September 3 to 11, 2015