ODYSSIAD® — A Journey to the Performance of a Lifetime
July 27 — August 1, 2020
MISSION STATEMENT: Dedicated to promoting new generations of young keyboard artists through an internationally linked competition and festival.
The International Keyboard Odyssiad® & Festival, U.S.A., is a six-day summer piano competition and festival featuring over a dozen guest artists and pianists in daily masterclasses and presentations, mini-recitals, the live Semifinal and Final Rounds of the Olympic-styled Odyssiad® Competition, and five nights of riveting concerts by internationally renowned pianists, including Van Cliburn winners. Taking place at the foothills of the majestic Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the International Keyboard Odyssiad® and Festival (IKOF) is designed for pianists of all ages and nationalities, teachers, and the general public who love the piano and its repertoire.
The Semifinal and Final Rounds of IKOF take place LIVE in Fort Collins, Colorado on the campus of Colorado State University, and are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Fort Collins is located approximately one hour North of Denver, and within a one-hour’s drive of the colorful Rocky Mountain National Park.
Odyssiad® Solo and Concerto Competition
Find out more about the exciting Olympic-styled Odyssiad® Competition for pianists of all ages.
Daily masterclasses, presentations, and mini-recitals propel your knowledge.
World-renowned pianists perform five nights of riveting concerts.