Competition Timeline 2018-03-20T20:39:19+00:00

2018 Competition Timeline

February 3, 2018

  • Application deadline. All online entries must be submitted by 11:59pm (PST) on Saturday, February 3, 2018. All CDs must be postmarked by this deadline.

March 20, 2018

  • Semifinalists notified by email. Semifinalists must confirm their acceptance of the invitation by return email by March 21, 2018.

March 24, 2018

  • Semifinalists must confirm their participation in the 2018 Competition and return written agreements.
  • All applicants not selected as Semifinalists will receive notification of their status.

March 31, 2018

  • Semifinalists will receive copies of the 2018 Commissioned Work by David Froom after confirming their acceptance.
  • Semifinalists Announced.

April 12, 2018

  • Semifinalist deadline for submitting proposed program repertoire and required scores.

May 30 – 31, 2018

  • Semifinalists arrive in San Francisco.

May 31, 2018

  • 4:00 – 7:45PM  Rehearsal with accompanist for 45 minutes.

June 1, 2018

  • 10:00AM – 2:00PM  Dress rehearsal for Semifinals program.

June 2, 2018

  • 8:30 – 10:00AM  Individual practice
  • 10:00am – 12:30PM and 1:30 – 4:00PM  Semifinals performances, followed immediately by announcement of Finalists to perform on Sunday afternoon.

June 3, 2018

  • 11:00AM – 2:30PM  Rehearsals for Finalists with accompanists.
  • 3:00 – 5:30PM  Finals performances and Awards.