EPTA Associations

 

EPTA ALBANIA

Honorary president: Takuina Adami
President: Klodi Zheji, qklodi@hotmail.com
Secretary: Petrika Trako
Address: Jordan Misja High School of Arts, Tirana
Tel: +355 42 23 743, Mobile: +355 6740 80111

 

EPTA ARMENIA

Honorary presidents: Prof. Sergey Sarajyan, Prof. Armine Grigoryan
President: Anna Hambaryan, hambaryan_anna@mail.ru
Address: Tserents Armenia. Str. 7a, Apt. 8, Yerevan – 0032
Vice President: Zaruhi Mkrtchyan
Administrator: Astghik Bakhshiyan, astghikbakhshiyan@mail.ru
Secretary: Alina Hambaryan, alina_hambaryan@yahoo.com

 

EPTA AUSTRIA

Honorary Presidents: Prof. Walter Groppenberger, Prof. Anton Voigt
President: Prof. Till Alexander Körber, epta@bruckneruni.at
Tel: +43 664 7 36 09 503
Vice-president: Dagmar Schinnerl
Secretary General: Heidemarie Schneider-Klimpfinger, office@epta-austria.at
Tel: +43 664 777 36 09 503
Treasurer: Gianfranco Sannicandro
Website: www.epta-austria.at

 

EPTA BELARUS

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA BELGIUM Flanders/Brussels

Honorary Presidents: Louise Hesbain, Roland De Munck
President: Levente Kende, lkende@hotmail.com
Secretary: Marc Theuns, marc.theuns@telenet.be 
Address: Mechelsesteenweg 109/6, 2018 Antwerp
Tel/Fax: +32 3 281 05 95, F: +32 2 380 08 27
Marleen Geerts-Meeusen, wilmaro@pandora.be

 

EPTA BELGIUM Wallonie/Bruxelles

President: Diane Andersen, diane.andersen@telenet.be 
Address: Lotsesteenweg 186, B -1653 Dworp
Tel: +32 2 380 08 27 or +32 1 045 24 03, Fax: +32 2 380 08 27
Secretary: Marie-Dominique Gilles, epta.belgiumwb@telenet.be
Website: www.epta-belgium.be for all information in French, English & Flemish

 

EPTA BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA BULGARIA

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA CROATIA

Honorary President: Vladimir Krpan
President: Ida Gamulin, ida.gamulin@zg.t-com.hr
Vice President: Ivanka Kordić
Address: Trg maršala Tita 12, 10000 Zagreb
Website: www.epta-croatia.hr, www.idagamulin.com

 

EPTA CYPRUS

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA CZECH REPUBLIC

Founder and Honorary President: Radoslav Kvapil, ids1@seznam.cz
President: Milan Franek, mfranek8@gmail.com
Tel: +420 728 896 891
Vice-President: Dr Jitka Fowler Frankova, jitkaff@gmail.com
Tel: +420 775 974 327
Address: Schnirchova 25, 70 00 Praha
Website: www.epta-cz.com

 

EPTA DENMARK

President: Ulla Erml, ue@epta.dk
Address: Rosenvangs Allé 258, 2 th. DK 8270 Højbjerg
Secretary: Balder Neergaard
Treasurer: Lise Andersen
Tel: +45 86 27 30 86, Mobile: +45 23 60 24 44
Website: www.epta.dk

 

EPTA ESTONIA

President: Lembit Orgse, lembit@ema.edu.ee
Vice Presidents: Martti Raide (Chief Executive), martti@ema.edu.ee; Lauri Väinmaa, lauri.vainmaa@gmail.com and Mati Mikalai, mati.mikalai@gmail.com
Information manager: Riine Pajusaar, riine@audiosus.ee
Committee Members: Ia Remmel (editor of the annual magazine “Klaver”), Ruth Ernstson, Tiina Muddi
Address: c/o Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Tatari 13, Tallinn 10116
Tel: +372 667 5700, Fax: +372 670 5800
Website: www.epta.ee

 

EPTA FRANCE

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA FINLAND

President: Katariina Nummi-Kuisma, katarinanummi@gmail.com 
Address: Kelohongantie 8B, 02120 Espoo Helsinki
Tel: +358 405 615 877
Vice President: Eeva Sarmanto-Neuvonen, esarmant@gmail.com, Meripuistotie 3A 17, 00200 Helsinki, Tel: +358 505 266 440
Secretary: Peter Lönnqvist, peter.lonnqvist@kolumbus.fi, Orvokkitie 25, 00900 Helsinki, Finland, Tel: +358 505 658 503
Committee Members: Jani Aarrevaara, Katariina Liimatainen and Niklas Pokki; Junio Kimanen (webmaster), Tuomas Mali (editor of “Pianisti” which is distributed to all members).
Website: www.pianopedagogit.fi

 

EPTA GEORGIA

Honorary President: Alexandre Toradze
President: Nino Khutsishvili, eptageorgia@gmail.com
Address: Dolidze str 28, ap. 87, 0115 Tbilisi, Georgia
Vice Presidents: Sidonia Arjevnishvili, Ketevan Badridze, Maka Baqradze and Levan Inashvili.

 

EPTA GERMANY

Presidium: Andreas Eschen, Prof Linde Grossman (Berlin), Heribert Koch (Langerwehe), Manja Lippert (Münster), Marilia Patricio (Köln)
Secretary: Siegrid Neumann, sigrid.naumann@t-online.de, Koenigswarter Str. 4, D-36039 Fulda
Treasurer: Dr. Rainer Lorenz, lorenz@epta-deutschland.de, Nittenauer Str. 31, 93057 Regensburg
Tel. / Fax: +49 (0)3212 123 1940
Website: www.epta-germany.org

 

EPTA GREECE

President: Natalia Michailidou, michailidounat@yahoo.gr
Vice Presidents: Dora Bakopoulos & Kalliopi Germanou
Secretary: Sofia Dousia
Treasurer: Kostas Tourkakis
Public Relations: Stefanos Theodoridis
Member of executive committee: Sara Galanopoulou

 

EPTA HUNGARY

President: Mariann Ábraham, abraham.m@lfze.hu
Address: Hollosy, S.u.15, 1126 Budapest
Tel/Fax: +361 356 05 62
Website: www.parlando.hu

 

EPTA ICELAND

President: Dr. Nína Margrét Grímsdóttir
Secretary: Hafdís Pálsdóttir
Treasurer: Olof Jonsdottir
Email: epta@epta.is
Website: www.epta.is

 

EPTA IRELAND

Patrons: Frank Heneghan, Philip Martin, John O’Conor, Hugh Tinney.
President: Owen Lorigan
Administrator: Eithne Gallagher, 16 Rowanbyrn, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, Tel/Fax +353 1 289 3701
Committee Members: Evelyn Healy, Mary Lennon, Niamh McDonough, Nicolas Puyane, Shirin Tobin, Victoria Whittam
Treasurer: Séadna Franklin
Email: epta.ireland@gmail.com
Website: www.epta.ie, www.facebook.com/EPTAIreland

 

EPTA ITALY

President: Marcella Crudeli, eptaitaly@gmail.com
Secretary: Silvia Rinaldi, Via Pierfranco Bonetti 90, 00128 Rome, Tel/Fax +39 06 507 3889
Committee: Carla Giudici, Lear Maestosi
Website: www.chopinroma.it/eng

 

EPTA LATVIA

President: Juris Kalnciems, juriskalnciems@hotmail.com
Secretary: Diana Zandberga, diana.zandberga@gmail.com
Address: Rigas iela 4-3, Baloži LV-2112 Latvia
Tel: +371 2620 4457
Foreign Affairs Co-ordinator Toms Ostrovskis
ostrotk0@o2.co.uk
Website: www.music.lv/epta/welcome.htm

 

EPTA LITHUANIA

President: Kestutis Grybauskas, kestutis.grybauskas@gmail.com
Address: Latvia 7-2, 08123 Vilnius LT
Tel: +370 5213 8771, +370 614 15535
Secretary: Aurelija Seliavienė, aurucio0@gmail.com, Tel: +370 620 81291

 

EPTA MACEDONIA

President: Todor Svetiev, svetievtodor@hotmail.com
Vice President: Juliana Zabeva, jzabeva@yahoo.com
Secretary: Dragoljub Apostolov
Address: c/o Academy of Music, Pitu Guli 1, 91000 Skopje
Tel/Fax: +389 91 231614

 

EPTA MALTA

Honorary President: Fransina Abela
Acting President: Evelina V. Batey, evelina.batey@hotmail.com, Tel: +356 9980 2226
Secretary: Shirley Psaila, eptamalta@gmail.com, Tel. +356 2142 1112
Website: www.epta-malta.com
Facebook: Malta Piano Teachers Association EPTA Malta

 

EPTA THE NETHERLANDS

President: Bart van de Roer, bartvanderoer@gmail.com
Vice President: Flor Verhey
Secretary: Hetty Floors, hetty.floors@planet.nl, secretaris@eptanederland.nl
Address: IJsseldijk 65, 8194 LB Veessen, Tel: +315 78618842
Treasurer: Mariska de Waard, penningmeester@eptanederland.nl
Committee: Liesbeth Eggen, Tilmar Junius (pop/jazz), Olga de Kort-Koulikova, Christo Lelie and Marc Pauwels
Website: www.eptanederland.nl

 

EPTA NORWAY

Honorary President: Einar Steen-Nøkleberg
President: Elin Persson, elinpers@online.no
Vice President: Radmila Stojkovic, radastoj@yahoo.no
Treasurer: Otto Graf, otto.graf.mail@gmail.com
Website: www.epta.no

 

EPTA POLAND

President: Karol Radziwonowiczkradziwonowicz@gmail.com
Vicepresident: Artur Jaroń 
Treasurer: Piotr Dylewski 
Committee: Justyna Galant-Wojciechowska, Maria Grzebalska, Aleksandra Kowalik-Burdzy and Joanna Ławrynowicz
Audit committee: Marta Jarczewska (chair), Maciej Pabich, Adam Podrez
Address: Zespół Państwowych Szkół Muzycznych im. Fryderyka Chopina, 00-310 Warszawa, ul. Bednarska 11
Website: www.epta-poland.org

 

EPTA PORTUGAL

Honorary members: Fernando Laires, Artur Pizarro and Helena Sá e Costa (deceased).
President: Luis Pipa, lpipa@sapo.pt
Address: Caminho do Agro, 47, 4900-012 AFIFE, Portugal
Tel: +351 258 331 860, Mobile: +351 934 210 439
Website: epta-lusa.pt
Facebook: www.facebook.com/eptaportugal

 

EPTA ROMANIA

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA RUSSIA

President: Irina Osipova, irvikos@mail.ru
Address: Leninskiy Prospect (avenue) 64/2 Apt 150, Moscow 119296
Tel/Fax: +7 499 1371526, Mobile: +7 903 6155155
EPTA Russia Structure:
Chelyabinsk (Ural) – Chairman Andrey Nechaev
Kaliningrad – Chairman Vladimir Slobodyan
Petrozavodsk – Chairman Victor Portnoy
Rostov-on-Don – Chairman Vladimir Daych
Samara – Chairman Sergey Zagadkin
Sochi – Chairman Tatyana Agafonova
Tambov – Chairman Irina Tsareva
Tver – Chairman Galina Solodova
Ufa – Chairman Rustam Shayhutdinov
Website: www.iospiano.ru

 

EPTA SERBIA

Honorary Presidents: Arbo Valdma & Dušan Trbojević
President: Dejan Sinadinovićsinadin@gmail.com
Vice President: Miloš Pavlović, milostpavlovic@gmail.com
Address: EPTA Serbia Faculty of Music and Arts, Kralja Milana 50, Belgrade 11000
Tel: +381 11 362 1170, Fax: +381 112 64 3598

 

EPTA SERBIA – Vojvodina

President: Tatjana Vukmanović
Address: EPTA Voyvodina, Isidor Bajić Music School, Njegoševa 9, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia
Email: uklapev@gmail.com
Website: www.wpta.info

 

EPTA SLOVAKIA

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA SLOVENIA

Honorary president: Dubravka Tomšič Srebotnjak
Honorary member: Majda Jecelj
President: Primož Mavrič, primoz.mavric@epta.si
Vice President: Dejan Jakšič, pianist.dejan@gmail.com
Secretary: Suzana Zorko, tajnistvo@epta.si
Committee members: Davorin Dolinšek, Nuša Gregorič, Miha Haas, Božena Hrup, Dejan Jakšič, Julija Kunova and Sanja Šehić
Address: Stari trg 34, 1000 Ljubljana
Website: www.epta.si, www.epta.si/eng

 

EPTA SPAIN

President: Ana Guijarro, ana@anaguijarro.es
Vice-President: Alberto Urroz, mail@albertourroz.com, C/Luis Vives, 8. 4º A. E-28002 Madrid, Tel: +34 915 630 807, Mobile: +34 639 894 349
Secretary: Pablo López de la Osa, epta.es@gmail.com
Treasurer: Paloma Molina
Young EPTA Spain: Francisco Fierro
Website: www.epta-spain.com

 

EPTA SWEDEN

President: Patrick Jovellp.jovell@comhem.se
Address: Patrick Jovell, Ruddammsvägen 33, 114 21 Stockholm, Sweden
Vice-President: Andreas Julin
Secretary: Ecaterina Wehlander
Vice Secretary: Vesna Mattsson
Treasurer: Johan Sandback
Commissioner: Viktor Westergren
Substitutes: Natalia Kazimirovskaia, Irina Krjutjkova Lind, Eva Lundgren, Sören Unge
Website: www.sppf.net

 

EPTA SWITZERLAND

President: Prof. Jean-Jacques Dünki, dunki@vtxmail.ch
Address: Bruderholzallee 12, 4058 Basel
Secretary: Niklaus Meyer
Address: Malvenweg 11, CH-9000 St. Gallen
Tel.: 071 866 29 32, Fax: 071 866 30 83
Email: epta.ch@bluewin.ch, info@epta.ch
Website: www.epta.ch

 

EPTA TURKEY

In the process of finally being born.

 

EPTA UKRAINE

Planning to reorganise.

 

EPTA UK

Founder: Carola Grindea
Patron: Ronald Stevenson
Chairman: Murray McLachlan
Administrator: Carole Booth, admin@epta-uk.org
Address: 4 Guildford Road, Dukinfield, Cheshire, SK16 5HA
Tel: +44 8456 581054
Marketing and Promotions Administrator: Melanie Spanswick, mspanswick@epta-uk.org
Website: www.epta-uk.org

EPTA

 

Founded by Carola Grindea in 1978 in London it has today grown along with the expansion of the European borders. Every association organizes its own congresses, workshops, seminars, recitals, masterclasses and is committed to present Young Artists Platforms, Competitions and European Young Artists Festivals. An Annual Conference of all EPTA Associations is held every year in a different country under the presidency of the host Association.

 

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Carola Grindea (1914–2009)

 

 

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