News Release, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Join pianists and faculty members Eliza Garth, Brian Ganz, and Beverly Babcock for four days of piano heaven at St. Mary’s College of Maryland with the Piano Festival by the River: A Retreat for Pianists and Piano Lovers, Aug. 30 – Sept. 2, 2019. 

The festival experience includes many different elements and opportunities to be enjoyed by the viewing public. All masterclasses and recitals take place in Auerbach Auditorium of St. Mary’s Hall and are open to the public and free of charge.

For a schedule, visit

Piano Festival by the River is a yearly summer retreat for pianists, a place to focus completely on the piano in community with other pianists and piano lovers.

For more information, visit Questions can be emailed to Festival Director Eliza Garth

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