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July 29-August 7, 2018  
Arcata, Calif. USA

WEEKLY SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES & CONCERTS

This schedule is subject to change for 2018. Please check this website for updates before the festival begins.

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MONDAY      JULY 30
12:30 Arrive at Arcata airport  (SFO-ACV  UA 5855/UA5555) 
13:00 Shuttle Bus pick up 
14:00 - 17:00  Check in/ Registration
17:00 Welcome Party
18:30 NCPF Piano Festival Launching Ceremony (Fulkerson Recital Hall) Music B
22:30 Bedtime
TUESDAY        JULY 31
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Private Lessons
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Break 
13:30 Private Lessons
17:00 Dinner
18:30 - 22:00  Studio Class and Lecture
22:30 Bedtime
WEDNESDAY        AUGUST 1
7:30 Breakfast
8:00 - 9:50 Theory Class
10:00 - 11:50 Chamber Coaching
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Break
13:30 Private Lessons
14:30 Master Class
17:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:30 Master Class
22:30 Bedtime
THURSDAY        AUGUST 2
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Day Tour — Redwood National Park; Trinidad Beach
17:00 Dinner
19:00 Audition Lecture
22:30 Bedtime
FRIDAY        AUGUST 3
7:30 Breakfast 
9:00 Private Lessons
11:30 Lunch
13:30 Private Lessons
17:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:30 Lecture I 
22:30 Bedtime
SATURDAY         AUGUST 4
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Private Lessons
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Break
13:30 Private Lessons
14:30 Master Class
17:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:30  Master Class
22:30 Bedtime
SUNDAY           AUGUST 5
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Private Lessons
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Break
13:30 Private Lessons
14:30 Master Class
17:00 Dinner
18:00 North Coast Piano Competition, Competitor Ballot drawn  
19:00 - 21:30  Lecture II 
22:30 Bedtime
MONDAY        AUGUST 6
7:30 Breakfast 
9:00 Private Lessons
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Break
13:30 Private Lessons
17:30 Dinner
19:00 North Coast Piano Competition Final Round
21:30 Pizza Party
22:30 Bedtime
TUESDAY         AUGUST 7
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Competition Awards Ceremony
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Check out
14:00 - 16:30 Shopping (Dinner not included)
17:00 Shuttle Bus to Arcata Airport
ACV-SFO UA5700 (18:45-20:02)