Oscar Macchioni






"Macchioni is a musician and performer of great sensibility...Fascinating!"

                                                                                                                                                                    Ray Picot, UK














2015 Outstanding Teaching Award. Oscar received an University of Texas Regents' Outstanding Teacher Award. Besides its sizable cash prize, it comes with the  prestige to be among the best UT teachers.


CD Release, October 9, 2015.


Latin-American Duos. Centaur Records CRC 3423.

Mark Schuppener, violin, Oscar Macchioni, piano.



Grant Recipient. Oscar Macchioni received, for the second year,  a grant from the City of El Paso through the Texas Commission on the Arts to present community concerts. Read       Watch


Oscar Macchioni has been appointed an International STEINWAY ARTIST




Mostly Tangos. Piano Music from the Americas

Eroica Classical Records, JDT 3442.



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The Tango in American Piano Music. Selected Tangos by Thomson, Copland, Barber, Jaggard, Biscardi ad Bolcom. was published by College Music Society Press in June, 2010. ISBN: 1-881913-38-4















ROLAND article and video

The Digital Keyboard Lab (DKL) I designed and installed at the University of Texas at El Paso, most technologically advance piano lab known, is featured in an article and video by the Roland Coorporation.

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You are listening to Karol Szymanowski Prelude op. 1 No. 2

Oscar Macchioni, piano.







November. 19-29. Thailand Tour. Piazzolla da Camera Trio.

October 19. 7:30 P.M. New Mexico State University. Piazzolla da Camera.

October 18. 6:00 P.M. Ruidoso, New Mexico. Mountain Entertainment Group for the Arts.

July 19-23. International Keyboard Odyssiad and Festival, Fort Collins, Colorado. Adjudicator and Clinician.

June 11. Texas Music Teachers Association State Convention. Adjudicator.

May 2. El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra Piano Competition, Adjudicator.

April 19. 3:00 P.M University of Arizona Adjudicator Trester Piano Competition (Finals).

April 1. 7:30 P.M. University of Texas at El Paso Faculty Recital. Piazzolla on Reeds.

February 14. New Mexico State University. Reeds Day. Performance of Piazzolla's Le Grand Tango and The Seasons of Buenos Aires.


November 1-6. Bangkok, First Chopin International Competition. Adjudicator.

November 6. 7 P.M. Artist Recital. Hua Hin, Thailand.

November 4. . Artist Recital. Siam Music Auditorium, Bangkok, Thailand.

August 7-8. Artist in Residence. Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina.

        7. 10 A.M Master Class, piano and chamber

        8. 10 A.M. Clinic: Metodología y

        Enseñanza Grupal de Piano

July 14. 1 P.M. London, St-Martin-in-the-Fields. Piazzolla da Camera trio.

June 12-15. Houston. TMTA, adjudicator.

May 3. Houston. Forum Young Artist Competition. Adjudicator.


April 28. 2 P.M. La Fe School and Community Center. Music for All Concert No. 3, sponsored by the City of El Paso Museum and Cultural Affairs Department. Soler, Bach-Marcello, Beethoven, Schumann, Ponce, Rachmaninoff, Debussy, Ginastera.


April 26. Houston. Cypress Creek Piano Contest Adjudicator.


February 16. 3:00 P.M. Master Class EPMTA

Fox Fine Arts, UTEP.


February 6-7. Artist in Residency Sul Ross University

       6. 7:30 P.M. Solo Recital. Marcello-Bach

                      Schumann, Guastavino, Debussy

       7. 12:00 P.M. Master Class

       7. 6:00 P.M. Recital at St. James Chamber

                     Music Concerts. Soler, Beethoven,

             Debussy, Villa-Lobos, Ponce, Ginastera


February 1. TBA. UTEP Piano Competition Artist Performance.

January 18. 3 P.M.  Marquez Library, El Paso, Texas. Music for All Concert No. 2, sponsored by the City of El Paso Museum and Cultural Affairs Department. Soler, Bach-Marcello, Beethoven, Schumann, Ponce, Debussy, Ginastera. Watch short video

January 4-5. New Mexico State University. MTNA Southwest Division Competition. Adjudicator.







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