Frequently Asked Conservatory Questions

When are auditions held?

Auditions are held once a year in the spring. Audition applications and supplementary materials are due in May of each year.

What is required for an audition?

Auditions require an application, letter of recommendation, and live audition.

How much does the Conservatory cost?

The Gifted Music School Conservatory is a full scholarship program. The cost of instruction and performances is 100% subsidized by donations and grants. 

When does the Conservatory practice?

Conservatory classes, orchestra sectionals, and orchestra rehearsals are on Saturdays. Chamber rehearsals are scheduled by semester and may be held during weekday evenings or Saturday afternoons.