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Application & Audition

Please read this entire page for instructions on how to apply before continuing on to the online application.

Institute Dates: July 10 – 23, 2016 

Application Review and Deadline: The deadline for applications has been extended to March 22, 2016. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance status on or before April 15, 2016.

Eligibility: Young musicians, whose ability level ranges from intermediate to advanced, and are ages 15 and up will be required to submit:

Notes for audition recording: Strings may submit, for example, a movement of a sonata or concerto, and a movement of solo Bach. Piano may submit, for example, a movement of a sonata or concerto, and a showpiece. Winds/Brass may submit, for example, one movement each of a sonata and a concerto. Recordings should be unedited, cued to proper starting point and files must be labeled with your full name and item description.

International Students
In accordance with U.S. Federal regulations, all non-U.S. Citizens must have a student visa to study in the United States. You may not attend Skidmore on a tourist visa. If you are an international student applying to the summer program please view International Student Visa Info.

We are no longer accepting applications for 2016. Please consider us again for next year.