Application

Before applying for the festival please read the following information!
To complete the application you will be asked to provide:

  1. Your recent photo (head-shot) in jpg format (max. 1MB). You will have an option to resize and crop the photo to adjust it to the size of a badge.
  2. A scan of your passport (page with your date of birth) in jpg format (max. 2MB). Make sure your data on the scan is readable.
  1. Upload a video recording of your performance (2 pieces different styles with at least 15 min. total duration) to Youtube or another storage site. You will be prompted to provide the internet link. Please, check the link and quality of your recording in advance. Your videos MUST be available online until July 24, 2017.

In order for us to process your application, you need to register a Semper Music account, fill in the Participant Application Form and submit US$135 nonrefundable application fee (US$185 after April 10, 2017). Upon your acceptance you will need to pay the tuition fees. Find more information under Tuition and Fees.

Following acceptance, provide your performance repertoire using the online Performance Repertoire Form by April 24, 2017. We accept NO changes of your performance repertoire after this date. You won’t be able to participate in the festival performances if you have not submitted your performance repertoire by the deadline.