Useful information


Day of arrival: Wednesday 18 July 2018. If you plan to arrive on Tuesday 17 July 2018, please inform us immediately.

If you have booked a place at the Students’ House, you are kindly asked to come to the Secretary Office of Ticino Musica in Lugano, Conservatorio della Svizzera italiana, via Soldino 9 (see map) on Wednesday 18 July 2018 not later than 6.30 p.m, in order to receive your room number and meal tickets (after the payment of the whole amount for your stay).

You can pay the rest of the fee directly to the Festival Office cash in Swiss francs or Euro (we do not accept any other currency, nor cheques) or before your arrival with credit card (VISA or MASTERCARD) through the link you can find on the confirmation email. After you have paid the whole fee, at your arrival you will receive your student card and all information about the master classes.

If you plan to arrive later than 6.30 p.m., please contact us as soon as possible. (you can contact us at the following numbers: tel. +41 (0)91 980 09 72 ; fax +41 (0)91 980 09 71, E-mail:

Departure day: Tuesday 31 July 2018 in the afternoon.

The room is booked for you until your departure: Tuesday 31 July 2018.

Please inform us about your exact departure at your arrival!

Please, bring your own towels, because not available.

Meals included in the Students’ House price: breakfast, lunch and dinner – starting from breakfast on Thursday 19 July 2018 to lunch on Tuesday 31 July 2018 (Wednesday 25 July 2018 not included).

Dates of the courses

Official opening ceremony of the masterclasses and start of lessons: Thursday 19 July 2018, 9.30 am at the Conservatorio della Svizzera italiana, Lugano.

Last day of lessons: Tuesday 31 July 2018.

All masteclasses will take place from 19 July to 31 July 2018 at the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana, via Soldino 9, Lugano.

Dates of the Festival

Opening concert: Tuesday 31 July 2018, in Lugano.

Final ceremony with concert of the participants: Tuesday 31 July 2018, 11.30 am at the Conservatorio della Svizzera italiana, Lugano.


Information on how to reach the places of Ticino Musica is available on the “Where are we” section.

Info for train timetables:

Federal Swiss railways

Info for buses from Milano Malpensa Airport to Lugano railway station:

Malpensa Express

Lugano Services


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