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2020 Judges



Ivan Hurd

Ivan Hurd currently serves as Assistant Professor of Piano Pedagogy and Coordinator of Class Piano at the University of Texas at San Antonio where he teaches piano pedagogy, piano literature, class piano, applied piano lessons, and coordinates the class piano program. He holds piano performance degrees from Eastern Michigan University (M.M.) and the University of Iowa (B.M.), and a Doctor of  ... Read More

SungEun Park

Pianist SungEun Park has extensively performed as a solo pianist and chamber musician throughout Korea, Italy and the United States. Dr. Park currently serves as the Program Director of the Texas State International Piano Festival and the Director of the Austin Harmony Youth Orchestra. Dr. Park joins the Texas Lutheran University as the Assistant Professor of Piano in the Fall 2019.  ... Read More


Joachim Reinhuber

Joachim Reinhuber serves as Professor of Piano at Texas A&M University, Kingsville, and is in high demand as solo and collaborative performer, clinician, and adjudicator in the US and his native Germany. He studied with his grandfather, Franz Calvelli-Adorno, Gisela Sott (Frankfurt), Robert Levin (University of Music, Freiburg), John Perry (Rice University, Houston TX), and Nancy Garrett (University of Texas at Austin). ... Read More