Academy Application Details
Participants are placed into ensembles (trios or larger) of like-age and ability and receive 10 coachings and two master classes from SCMS Academy faculty and visiting artists. Ensembles will also perform in public concerts.
Age: 12-18 years of age; exceptionally talented applicants under the age of 12 may apply, but additional screening requirements will be requested.
Instruments: violin, viola, cello, bass and piano
Application Fee: $50
Tuition: $900 (need-based financial aid available for those that qualify)
Application Requirements: Participants must submit two contrasting works representing their current level of performance. A minimum of 10 minutes is requested.
Dates: March – May, 2023
Application Deadline: January 15, 2023
Questions: Contact Ali Friedman, Director of Education and Community Engagement at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participants are expected to attend weekly coachings with SCMS faculty, as well as additional rehearsals as an ensemble. All coachings take place at the Center for Chamber Music at Seattle Chamber Music Society.