Student rehearsal, Borromeo Music Festival
Student rehearsal


  • Video link(s) of 15 to 30 minutes duration
  • Two contrasting works of your choice (two different composers and styles)
  • Individual movements or entire multi-movement works are acceptable
  • Instead of teacher recommendation letters, please provide names and e-mails of two references (current instrumental teacher, chamber music coach, orchestra director etc.).


  • Submit an online application with the application fee (non-refundable) by February 15, 2020


$25 USD if application is submitted by November 1, 2019
$90 USD if application is submitted between November 2 and February 15, 2020
$120 USD if application is submitted after February 15, until spaces are filled.


  • Upon acceptance, students need to make a deposit of $1,000 USD ($500 for tuition and $500 for room & board) to confirm their participation and secure their spot in the festival.
  • A space at the festival is not secured and may be subject to cancellation if the deposit is not received in a timely manner.
  • The deposit is non-refundable in the event of a student’s withdrawal (except for a medical emergency). The deposit will be applied towards the total cost of attendance.
  • Payment of the remaining balance is due in full by February 15, 2020. If applying after February 15, the full tuition is due upon notification of acceptance.
  • All festival fees are non-refundable in the event of a student’s withdrawal (except in the case of an medical emergency with supporting documentation from a hospital and/or doctor).
  • In cases where students or parents need to arrange for a payment plan, please contact the festival.


  • Submit an online registration form by March 1, 2020.


  • A deposit of $500 USD must be made at the time of registration. The deposit is non-refundable after March 1, 2020.
  • Payment of the remaining fees is due in full at the latest by April 1, 2020. The remaining fees for guests and auditors are non-refundable after April 1, 2020.
  • If registering after March 1, 2020, please contact the festival for availability. Payment of the full fee is due upon receiving a confirmation from the festival.

Click on the Student or Guest button to begin your application.


Click on the Student or Guest button to begin your application.