All rounds of the competition are open to the public.
Preliminary Rounds & Master Classes
All preliminary rounds and master classes are free to the audience. Open seating.
Preliminary rounds held in the Indian Wells Theater, located on the campus of CSUSB-Palm Desert,37-500 Cook St., Palm Desert, CA 92211.
Master classes are held in the Oliphant Auditorium and in room 120 on the campus of CSUSB-Palm Desert,37-500 Cook St., Palm Desert, CA 92211.
Parking is sponsored by The City of Palm Desert. Paid parking ticket not required.
Friday, March 31, 2017 7:00 pm
Solo Final requires a ticket, $20 per ticket through the Waring office. Please call (760) 773-2575.
Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm
Concerto Final at the McCallum Theatre requires a ticket, available only through www.McCallumTheatre.com (be sure and go only to this website – tickets range in price from $17 to $77) – beware of online scalping agencies!
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