A Parisian native, Laurent Boukobza is a prizewinner of many international competitions including First Prize in Piano and Chamber Music from the Paris Conservatoire and from the International Academy Maurice Ravel in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France. He presents annual master classes in France at "Academie de Colombes " and " les Arcs."He is...

A Parisian native, Laurent Boukobza is a prizewinner of many international competitions including First Prize in Piano and Chamber Music from the Paris Conservatoire and from the International Academy Maurice Ravel in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France. He presents annual master classes in France at "Academie de Colombes " and " les Arcs."He is regularly invited to the festivals of Vichy, Fontevrault, Conques, Evian, Les Arcs, Les Ecrins and Salzburg. A recording artist with several CDs, he tours widely in Europe, the Americas, and the Far East, and has performed in Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Romania, Singapore, Poland, and the United States. He is currently Professor of Piano and Chair of Piano Studies at the University of Central Florida, the first All-Steinway school in Florida. 

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Piano instruction in France I grew up in France, where the system of piano instruction is totally different from that of the United States. It is virtually free to the student, costing about three hundred dollars a year. To continue lessons, however, students must pass rigid examinations in piano performance; these include twelve progressive levels...
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