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

Franck Laverdin
Board Chair, American Friends of Blérancourt

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 Houston

Carmit Zori
Pro Musicis Artist, Founder & Artistic Director, Brooklyn Chamber Music Society

Finals Jury

Gilbert Kalish, Chair
Christina Dahl
Timothy Eddy
Kayo Iwama
Julia Lichten
Gary Louie
Frank Morelli
Tara O’Conner
Sharon Robinson
Lucy Shelton
Fred Sherry
Gilles Vonsattel
Carmit Zori