The City of Palm Desert
and Wells Fargo - The Private Bank Education
and Community Outreach Sponsors

The Waring contributes to the education and cultural fabric of the Coachella Valley by providing in-school recitals by Competition winners and contestants thanks to generous support from the City of Palm Desert and Wells Fargo – the Private Bank. We also bring valley students to the Competition rounds, conduct outreach to youth and senior community centers, and provide free or low-cost concerts to the public.


Fall 2015:

Brian Lin performs 2 assemblies at Palm Desert Middle School – Oct. 29

Nov 5Miao Hou performs two assemblies at Cathedral City High School; Keenan Reesor performs at Indio High School

Dec. 3 – 2015 Honorable Mention Chrystal Chen performs two assemblies at Palm Desert High School.

School students and youth centers come to the Nov 4 performance at the McCallum, some sponsored by East Coachella Valley Rotary Club.


Spring 2015:

Youth Centers and Schools come to hear 2015 Competition rounds, including sponsorship from the East Coachella Valley Rotary Club.


Fall 2014:

Taste of the Waring – Oct: Dine A-Round at Le Valauris on the beautiful patio with musical concert provided by Waring artistic director and concert pianist John Bayless.

Nov 2014: Previous winners Eunkyung Yoon, Tristan Teo, and Keenan Reesor gave outreach concerts at area schools after performing at the McCallum Theatre on Nov. 5, 2014.


Summer 2014:

Free concert at the Joslyn Center with 2011 prize winner Allison To in Palm Desert, sponsored by the City of Palm Desert with additional support from Wells Fargo – The Private Bank