|HOTEL CHECK-IN: Available from 3:00pm.|
REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION: 4:00pm. in hotel conference room on the 5th floor. Pick up your Road Scholar arrival packet containing your name tag, up-to-date schedule, list of participants, maps, and other important information we will review.
The on-site coordinator will greet you with a warm Texas welcome, introduce everyone, and provide key staff contact names and phone numbers. We will review the up-to-date daily schedule, discuss responsibilities, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, and answer any questions you may have. If you arrive late, pick up your packet at the hotel front desk.
This program date covers both the Semi-Final and the Final Round of the Van Cliburn Piano Competition. You will have opportunities to hear the 12 semi-finalists as they each play a solo recital, a newly commissioned work, and perform with the acclaimed Brentano String Quartet. You will also attend all the Final Round performances, in which the pianists will perform with the Ft. Worth Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of renowned conductor Leonard Slatkin. The experience will culminate with the Awards Ceremony, when the winners will be announced.
Please be aware that program activities and scheduled times could change due to weather and other local circumstances. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible.