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Center for Piano Studies Calendar

Fall 2023 Calendars

Fall 2023: lesson dates and holidays

Item Description


Lessons for returning students begin

Week of August 27

Lessons for new students begin

Week of September 3

Labor Day
*No lessons

September 4

Group classes begin (Thursday, Friday and Saturday classes)

Week of September 10

Group classes begin (Tuesday and Wednesday classes)

Week of September 17

Fall Break
No group classes
*Lessons can be held

October 19-20

Thanksgiving Break
No lessons or group classes

November 22-26

Last week of lessons

Week of December 3

Make-up week (if needed, finals exam week)

Week of December 10

End of Fall term

December 16

Spring term

January 7 to May 4

* USC classes are not in session, however, teachers and students can have lessons on these dates if all parties agree.

Fall 2023: recitals and events





Adult Fall Masterclass

Adult and USC students

USC School of Music

November 11

Young Musician Repertoire Classes

Young Musician 

USC School of Music

December 2 and 3

Fall Recitals

All Programs

USC School of Music

December 9 and 10

RCM Certificate Program Assessments

Young Artist (December or May/June)



Fall 2023: group classes and event schedules

See each program page for specific group class and event schedules.

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