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Concerts and conference will be held at the Istituto Carducci
Salone Enrico Musa
viale Cavallotti 7 - Como, Italy
toy piano art
Saturday 6 July 2019

9.00am - 10.00am           



10.00am - 10.45am               
Keynote speaker – Diana Blom
Paper – Sara Carvalho


10.45am - 11.30am

Morning Tea

11.30am -  12.30am             

Concert – Antonietta Loffredo, toy piano

2.30pm - 3.30pm               

Paper – Brice Tissier  

Paper – Brian Inglis  


Composers' forum – Chair Gian Paolo Luppi

toy piano art
Sunday 7 July 2019

9.30am - 10.00am           

Keynote speaker – Sara Carvalho


10.00am - 11.00am             

Paper – Alan Shockley 

Paper – Diana Blom 

11.00am - 11.30am

Morning Tea

11.30am - 12.30am 

Concert – Antonietta Loffredo, toy piano

                  Fabio Luppi, toy piano

2.30pm - 3.00pm               

Book presentation:  “The Toy Piano. From the Playroom to the Concert Platform” (Ut Orpheus Edizioni) 

Conversation between Stefano Lamon and author Antonietta Loffredo 

3.00pm - 4.00pm 

Paper – Paul Smith 

Paper – Giovanna Carugno


4.00pm - 4.45pm 

Afternoon Tea

4.45pm - 5.15pm 

Paper – Mercedes Zavala

5.30pm - 6.30pm                                 

Concert (part I)  Pupils of the middle state school I.C. Cernobbio (toy piano) – Mercedes Zavala (conductor)

Concert (part II)  Paul Smith, toy piano and voice

MasP Festival image “Giochi al pianoforte” by Marizia Sala

Maurizia Sala was born in Como (Italy), where she lives and works as a painter. She graduated in Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Milano. Since then her works have been exhibited in Italy and abroad. Her painting is strongly linked to surrealistic and impressionistic themes.

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