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Application & Audition

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Institute Dates: July 12 – 25, 2015

Application Review: Application review will begin February 15, 2015. Applicants who complete the application and audition process by February 15 will be notified of their acceptance by March 15. Applications will still be accepted after February 15 and applicants will be notified as soon as possible of their acceptance.

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.

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