Board and Jury


FOUNDER
Father Eugène Merlet
Capuchin-Franciscan Priest & Musician, 1925-2013
Bonnie Barrett
BOARD CHAIR
Bonnie Barrett
Director, Yamaha Artist Services, Inc.
John Haag
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
John E. Haag
1990 to present
Gilbert Kalish
JURY CHAIR
Gilbert Kalish
Pianist, Professor at Stony Brook University

Board Members

John Gingrich
President, John Gingrich Management, New York City

Byron Janis
Legendary Pianist, Composer

Maria Cooper Janis
Artist, Author

Keith D. Jewell
Investment Banker, retired

Stephanie Jutt
Pro Musicis Artist, Flutist, Professor of Music, University of Wisconsin

Natalia Martinez
Marketing Associate, Related Companies, New York City

Louis K. Meisel
Author, Art Dealer, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York City

J.Y. Song
Pro Musicis Artist, Professor, Mannes College of Music, The Juilliard School

Andrew Staupe
Pro Musicis Artist, Professor, University of Utah

Jury Members, 2017

FINALS
Gilbert Kalish, chair
Timothy Eddy
Lucy Shelton
Carmit Zori

PRELIMINARY
Toby Appel
Eddie Arron
Julia Faulkner
Kayo Iwama
Stephanie Jutt
Irina Muresanu
Sharon Robinson

Jury Members, 2015-2016

FINALS
Gilbert Kalish, chair
Julia Lichten
Sharon Robinson
Lucy Shelton
Fred Sherry
Gilles Vonsattel
Carmit Zori

PRELIMINARY
Eddie Arron
Lydia Artymiw
Inna Faliks
Nicholas Finch
Jesse Mills
Irina Muresanu
Andrew Staupe