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Application due dates

November 1, 2017. ALUMNI EARLY APPLICATION DEADLINE.
Apply by this date to receive:

  • Automatic acceptance.
  • Application fee waiver (regularly $65).
  • $250 alumni scholarship (consideration for additional scholarship available)
  • 2017 tuition rates (rates will increase after December 1).

December 1, 2017. EARLY DECISION DEADLINE.
Apply by this date to receive:

  • $40 discount on application fee (regularly $65).
  • 2016 tuition rates (rates will increase after December 1).
  • Decision by December 15.
  • Earliest scholarship consideration.

February 15, 2018. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE.
Apply by this date to receive:

  • $40 discount on application fee (regularly $65).
  • Priority scholarship consideration.

March 15, 2018. FINAL APPLICATION DEADLINE.

  • Limited scholarship consideration based on available funding only.

At the Sewanee Summer Music Festival, students ages 12 through graduate school receive four weeks of personal and intensive musical training with inspiring conductors and a world-class faculty. Just a few features:

  • Scholarships.
  • Renowned conductors and faculty.
  • Weekly orchestra performances.
  • Chamber music tailored to each student with frequent faculty coaching and many performing opportunities
  • Weekly private lessons.
  • Master classes.
  • Jacqueline Avent Concerto Competition. Winners perform with SSMF Faculty Orchestra and receive scholarships.
  • Seminars covering a variety of topics such as college application process, life as an orchestral musician, professional development, resume writing, performance anxiety, avoiding injury, and more.