APPLICATION DEADLINE May 8, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: The Western 360 Summer Music Festival is a chamber music festival open to high school students (grades 9 -12) and undergraduate college/university students. The 2017 festival is restricted to strings only - violin, viola, and cello.
SELECTION PROCESS: Candidates must supply a link to a video recording (e.g. YouTube) containing five minutes of solo repertoire (candidates' own choice) and verbal responses to three questions listed in this application form.
QUESTIONS? Any questions regarding the Western 360 Summer Music Festival should be directed to Thea Boyd at the Don Wright Faculty of Music. EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org.
The recording MUST contain: 1. FIVE minutes of solo repertoire (candidates' own choice), and 2. Verbal responses to at least THREE of the interview questions listed below.
INTERVIEW QUESTIONS:You must answer at least THREE of these questions on your video recording.
1. What appeals to you about the Western 360 Summer Music Festival and why are you interested in attending?
2. Tell us about a work of music—of any genre—that moves you passionately.
3. How do you see music assisting you in your choice of career path?
4. What role do you think music will play in your life ten years from now?