KU piano camp attracts international talent


John Bond is a good piano player, for an incoming senior at Free State High School.

He wants to know how he stacks up against young pianists from around the world.

Bond will get that chance starting Sunday, as he joins 100 other young piano players at the International Institute for Young Musicians at Kansas University.

“This will give me a chance to compare myself with everyone else around the world,” Bond said. “I’m pretty sure it’s going to be an interesting experience, with the people from all around the world, and all the teaching and classes.”

This is the third straight year KU has hosted the IIYM, which features a series of classes, recitals, concerts and master classes.

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