Orchestral Literature and Rehearsal Strategies Workshop

How to Apply

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Online Registration for Summer 2018: CLICK HERE!

To make changes to your account including adding tuition or housing charges, or to make a payment, please see the directions HERE.

***Please note: All registrations must be completed online; there is no paper format of this application.

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Participant Tuition: $330
Non-Refundable Registration Fee: $70
Parking Pass (for those NOT staying in the dorm): $20
On-Campus Housing in Willkie Dorm (optional): $50 per night (Includes linens and towels, does not include meals)*
*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.

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Academic Credit

This workshop is available for credit through registration in MUS-G390. Indiana University students who enroll for academic credit are not responsible for paying workshop application or registration fees. 

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Application Deadline: May 21, 2018
Total Fees Deadline: May 28, 2018

  • The application fee of $70.00 is non-refundable and not part of tuition.
  • No scholarships or financial aid awards are available for this program.
  • Late applications will be accepted on the basis of available space.
  • Tuition includes a temporary computer account.
  • There is a $200.00 cancellation fee for refunded tuition (this includes the $70 non-refundable registration fee).

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Required Form

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

Click HERE to download the form.

  • E-mail: Please scan the signed form and send it to musicsp@indiana.edu
  • Fax: (812) 855-4936
  • Mail: 
Office of Pre-College and Summer Programs
IU Jacobs School of Music
1201 E. 3rd St. Merrill Hall 006
Bloomington, IN 47405

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Check-in will take place on Monday, June 11. Location and time TBD. See Map.
The workshop will conclude on Friday, June 15

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Books and Materials
  • Conducting baton
  • Instrument
  • Recommended scores (list will be provided as we approach the workshop)
  • Notebook, laptop, or other note-taking device
  • Flash drive for storing rehearsal recordings

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Topics to be Selected From
  • Rehearsal psychology
  • Literature selection strategies
  • Effective and expressive conducting
  • Positive classroom management approaches
  • Chamber music strategies for large ensembles
  • Teaching bowing styles
  • Non-western styles and approaches
  • Mindfulness-based and contemplative pedagogical strategies

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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. TDD, 812-855-7654