Welcome to the 2019 MasterWorks Festival application!

 

We are so happy you are here.  The 2018 Festival in Spartanburg, SC was a wonderful success, and we hope you’ll be a part of the 2019 Festival!

Dates of Festival: June 16 – July 14, 2019
Festival Location: Converse College in Spartanburg, SC
What is needed to apply:

  • Links to recordings: for recording requirements, see the audition requirements for the appropriate program (Orchestra, Piano, WISP, SISP)
  • Current Teacher’s email address and phone number
  • Application Form

Application Fee: $30

Applications received after March 16, 2019 will be accepted as spaces are available. Applications remain open until enrollment spots are filled. Spots are limited with our one orchestra!

Tuition:

Tuition including full room and board is $4,200.

Early Bird Discount!

Submit your application and full payment by the dates listed below. Please allow 5 days for the decision of acceptance.

  • January 15th, 2019 – $3,200
  • February 15th, 2019 – $3,600 EXTENDED THRU MONDAY FEB 18th President’s Day Weekend!
  • March 15th, 2019 – $3,900 EXTENDED THRU SUNDAY NIGHT March 17th St. Patrick’s Day Weekend!

Application after March 17, 2019  – $4,200

(For two-week Intensive Study (ISP) programs, multiply tuition costs and early registration discounts by 0.5)

Tuition is all inclusive and includes: room, all meals, weekly lessons, masterclasses, and multiple performance opportunities

Payments may be made online or via postal mail to our PO Box. If writing a check, please write “tuition” in the memo line.  Please note online payments incur a 3% convenience fee.

Paying tuition is your commitment to attend the festival and fill the spot you have reserved. Therefore, tuition payments are non-refundable. Check out this link for ideas on raising funds for your spot at The 2019 MasterWorks Festival!

Commuter Option:

Commuter tuition – $3,350

The analog of the early bird discount:

  • January 15th, 2019 – $2,550
  • February 15th, 2019 – $2,875 EXTENDED THRU MONDAY FEB 18th President’s Day Weekend!
  • March 15th, 2019 – $3,110 EXTENDED THRU SUNDAY NIGHT March 17th St. Patrick’s Day Weekend!

A Commuter option is available for the local Spartanburg and surrounding area students.  Please email the Festival Administrator fiona@christianperformingart.org for Commuter details.

Fellowships and Scholarships:

How does one apply for a fellowship or scholarship?

  • Your application to the festival is your application for fellowships and scholarships except for the Tavani Fellowship. The fellowships and scholarships are prioritized for 4 week Orchestra Program applicants, and qualified applicants will be notified of awards. For more information, see the fellowships and scholarships page.

 

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