HOW TO APPLY

APPLICATION DEADLINE APRIL 1st.

Follow these simple steps to apply for the Ithaca College Summer Piano Institute:

1. Submit an online application form through our CampMinder system (available January 15th).

2. Upload a letter of recommendation from your private teacher. After you've submitted the online application, visit the CampMinder LOGIN page, and click on the link for Documents.

3. If you have not attended the institute before or if you are requesting a partial scholarship, also upload your video recording of two pieces of contrasting character and style to YouTube, and upload the link to your CampMinder application. As a guideline, minimum repertoire level recommended is equal in difficulty to the Bach Inventions or Suite movements, Clementi Sonatinas, and short Chopin works.

Enrollment in the piano institute is limited and competitive. Early application is encouraged. You will be notified whether you have been selected on or around April 30.

HOW TO APPLY
  1. Apply for the first time using the online form (available January 15).
  2. Save your username and password!
  3. Be sure to include Parent/Guardian info first, or else we'll think you have your parent's name!
  4. Once you've submitted the application, and it's time to upload additional application requirements, visit the LOGIN page, and sign in using the username and password you created.
  5. Click the link for Documents to find what's required and follow the instructions to upload.
Eligibility

Participants must demonstrate musical proficiency and personal maturity, and be at least 12 years old by June 1. (The upper age limit is 18.) As a guideline, minimum repertoire level recommended is equal in difficulty to the Bach Inventions or Suite movements, Clementi Sonatinas, and short Chopin works.