Schedule at a Glance 

Wednesday, March 6

Registration Open

Deep Dive Workshops (separate fees apply)

Newcomers’ Welcome Reception

Welcome Experience

10:00 am – 7:00 pm

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


Thursday, March 7

Registration Open

Opening Ceremonies & Concert

National Orchestra Festival® events

Education Sessions

Concession Lunch Break

Grand Opening of Exhibit Hall

Evening Concert with Rachel Barton Pine

Jam Session

7:30 am – 3:30 pm

8:00 am – 9:30 am

8:00 am – 6:00 pm

9:45 am – 4:45 pm

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

10:00 pm – 11:00 pm


Friday, March 8

Registration Open

Education Sessions

National Orchestra Festival® events

Exhibit Hall Open

Networking & Break with Exhibitors

Education Sessions

Concession Lunch & Break with Exhibitors

Education Sessions

Networking & Break with Exhibitors

Education Sessions

Attendee Reception in Exhibit Hall

Jam Session

7:00 am – 3:30 pm

7:00 am – 10:30 am

8:00 am – 6:00 pm

10:00 am – 6:30 pm

10:30 am – 11:00 am

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

1:30 pm – 3:45 pm

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

10:00 pm – 11:00 pm


Saturday, March 9

Registration Open

Education Sessions

National Orchestra Festival® events

Exhibit Hall Open

Networking & Break with Exhibitors

Education Sessions

Concession Lunch & Break with Exhibitors

Education Sessions

Conference Finale Concert - Open to everyone

8:00 am – 11:00 am

7:00 am – 10:30 am

8:00 am – 3:00 pm

10:00 am – 1:30 pm

10:45 am – 11:15 am

11:15 am – 12:15 pm

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

1:30 pm – 3:45 pm

4:00 pm

Thank You to Our 2019 Conference Sponsors!

Platinum:

 
Gold:
Pirastro GmbH
Yamaha Corporation of America

Silver:

William Harris Lee & Co.
 
Bronze:
Foundation for the Advancement of String Education (FASE)