Admissions

* Please fill out the application form.

Curriculum

Youth orchestra training program(age under 22)

(July 24 to Aug 5)

2 individual lessons. Additional lessons are available at extra cost
1 masterclasses
Daily orchestra ensemble rehearsal
English classes(only for international student)
history lectures(option for local student)
music education lecture(optionfor local student)
lecture on application a US school(only for international student)
Concert for celebrating 40th years diplomacy Between China and the US

New York International Symphony with Soloist program(July 22 to Aug 5)

2 masterclasses[Additional private lessons are available at extra cost]
English/music theory/history classes
lecture on application a US school
performance a concert with NYISO
Concert for celebrating 40th years diplomacy Between China and the US(option)
visit Juilliard/Manhattan School of Music

New York Contemporary Music Competition and Masterclass (July 22 to Aug 5)

2 masterclasses
4 History/ theory classes
3 chamber ensemble classes
6 Improv classes
3 composition classes
lecture on application a US school
Competition
Concert for celebrating 40th years diplomacy Between China and the US(option)

Fee

A non-refundable application processing fee of $120.00 is required with your application.New York Contemporary Music Competition fee is $80(no-refund)

Youth orchestra training program:$3450 (on campus)|Guardian: $2800(on campus)

$(off campus)

New York International Symphony with Soloist program:$3970(on campus) | Guardian: $2800(on campus) | $(off campus)

New York Contemporary Music Competition and Masterclass:$4520(on campus)|Guardian: $2900(on campus)


Application

Deadline for international  application is May 30. Local application is July 15.
Vocal, string and piano applicants should also upload a 10 minute performing video to Youtube.com and send us your YouTube link via email to : nybigapplemusicfestival@yahoo.com
Based on the video, the organizing committee will make acceptance and financial support decisions.

Participant Requirements:
Students and young teachers in vocal, violin, viola, cello, piano, vocal/instrumental collaborative and jazz improvisation (for those with classical violin, cello and piano training). Students 18 years of age or below must be accompanied by a parent or a teacher or an adult guardian.
Music teachers, music lovers and observers for chamber music, master-classes, concerts and other activities are welcome. One-on-one tutoring will be based on availability and on standard fees.