- Daily seminar class featuring discussions about the past and future of composition; advice from performers about how to write for their instruments; and conversations about commissions, competitions, publishing, and other issues composers face today.
- Private lessons weekly, with the opportunity to hear your works in progress.
- A performance and recording of one of your works by Curtis musicians-unique to this program.
Composers ages 14 to 22 are welcome to apply.
- All Program Choir
Composition students are encouraged when possible to participate in additional opportunities as a member of the orchestra or other instrumental groups, playing piano, and in the all program choir.
- Application Fee: $125
- Tuition: $3175
Applications close 11:59 a.m. EST Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
|Morning||Choir Rehearsal||Sound Check||Individual Composing Time|
|Lesson/Individual Composing Time||Warm-up||Individual Composing Time|
|Afternoon||Composition Seminar||Master Class||Free Time: Excursion|
|Lesson/Orchestra Sectionals||Student Recital||Free Time: Excursion|
|Theory Class||Warm-up||Free Time: Excursion|
||Orchestra Rehearsal||Student Recital||Score Study for Orchestra|
Check-in: Sunday, July 19 between 3—6 p.m. Mandatory Orientation: Sunday, July 19 from 6—9 p.m.
Check-out: Saturday, August 8 between 8—11 a.m.
*Schedule is subject to change.