Aloha International Piano Festival & Competition

Guest Artists

The 2020 AIPF welcomes renowned pianists Jon Nakamatsu (Gold medalist, 1997 Van Cliburn International Competition, faculty, San Francisco Conservatory of Music) and Thomas Sauer (Faculty, Mannes College and Vassar College), will join forces with artistic director, Lisa Nakamichi.  Each and every one of our internationally acclaimed artists will offer the highest level of teaching and stunning performances at our Festival concerts.

By bringing together young people and distinguished pianists, AIPF strives to inspire today’s youth, both at the keyboard and at home and school. For all participants, the friendly atmosphere is a catalyst for boosting self-confidence and appreciation of music and culture.