Edward Auer Piano Workshop

Edward Auer Piano Workshop

How to Apply

SUMMER 2019 REGISTRATION - Registration is now closed

Please check back in Spring 2020 for information about Summer 2020 programs.

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Information for All Applicants
  • Maximum of 40 participants (determined by recorded audition); unlimited number of auditors (no audition required).

  • This program does not offer scholarships. Only full payment will secure your position (a limited amount of merit-based scholarship aid is available for exceptionally promising applicants).

  • On-campus housing is available. See "Visiting" in the left menu for accommodation information.

  • Late applications will be accepted on the basis of available space.

  • There is a $200.00 cancellation fee for refunded tuition (this includes the $70 non-refundable registration fee).

  • Anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone.

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Online Registration Summer 2019 is now closed.

Pre-registration fee: $70
Participant tuition: $1700

Auditor Tuition: $850
Online Auditor Tuition: $600

Online Auditor for Music Educators (please provide proof of educator status): $300
Daily Pass for Auditor: $150

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On-Campus housing (optional): $50/night (single occupancy-does not include meals or linens)*
*Any nights stayed in Willkie not indicated and paid for on the online registration will be charged directly to the participant (at the time of their stay) with a 12% additional tax.

Off-Campus housing is also available, but must be arranged by the participant.

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Application deadline: June 10 for Participants, July 1 for Auditors

Those wishing to compete in the Concerto Competition must send a recording for pre-screening, along with their application, by April 30, 2019.

Fees due: July 1

Applications for merit awards will be considered if submitted by April 29, 2019.

Required Forms

Please fill out the form below and return it to the office of Pre-College and Summer Programs by July 1.

Youth Participants: Click HERE to download the form.

Adult (over 18) Participants: Click HERE to download the form.

Office of Pre-College and Summer Programs
IU Jacobs School of Music
1201 East Third Street, Merrill Hall 006
Bloomington, IN 47405

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Audition Requirements

No audition is required for Auditor applicants. Participant applicants must send a 15 minute recording (CD or DVD) of any repertoire. We are not responsible for late, damaged, or unreadable materials. Mail materials only (no checks please, see your registration invoice for information on where to send a check) to:

Office of Pre-College and Summer Programs
IU Jacobs School of Music
1201 East Third Street, Merrill Hall 006
Bloomington, IN 47405
  • All Recordings must be RECEIVED by the application deadline of June 10.
  • Upon receipt of the audition CD/DVD and online pre-registration fee, participant applicants will be notified within 2 weeks whether they have been chosen as a participant or auditor.

Participants intending to enter the Chamber Music Competition and Solo Competition should submit their concerto choice in their application.

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The Jacobs School of Music reserves the right to cancel a workshop if enrollment is not met.  Participants will be informed 2 weeks before the start of the workshop and receive a full refund.

Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution.
Indiana University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Students who believe that they are eligible for an accommodation should contact Disabled Student Services at (812) 855-7578, or TDD: (812) 855-7654