Piano 2023: Schedule

  • Competition rounds take place in Warner Concert Hall 

Saturday, July 29

3–5 p.m. | Registration at the Conservatory
7 p.m. | Drawing for competition performance order in Kulas Recital Hall

Sunday, July 30

8 a.m. to 11 p.m. | Rehearsal Day: 40-minute rehearsal per competitor on Warner Concert Hall stage

Monday, July 31

SEMIFINALS: Competitors perform for 40 minutes each

9 a.m. | SEMIFINALS
2 p.m. | SEMIFINALS
7 p.m. | SEMIFINALS

Tuesday, August 1

SEMIFINALS: Competitors perform for 40 minutes each

9 a.m. | SEMIFINALS
2 p.m. | SEMIFINALS

CONCERTO ROUND Announcement at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, August 2

CONCERTO ROUND: Competitors perform a full concerto with piano

9–10:30 a.m. | MASTER CLASS: Robert Shannon
10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. | MASTER CLASS
2 p.m. | CONCERTO ROUND
7 p.m. | CONCERTO ROUND

4th PRIZE, 5th PRIZE, 6th PRIZE, and AUDIENCE PRIZE ANNOUNCEMENT: 10:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 3

10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. | MASTER CLASS
3:30–5 p.m. | MASTER CLASS
7:30 p.m. | HONORS RECITAL

Friday, August 4

CONCERTO FINALS: Three competitors perform with The Cleveland Orchestra

10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. | MASTER CLASS
1:30–3 p.m. | MASTER CLASS
7:30 p.m. | CONCERTO FINALS at Severance Hall, Cleveland

Please call the Severance Hall Box Office for tickets: 216-231-111 or 800-686-1141