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$30.00 USD

Deadline extended to Mon., January 29, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST


Thank you for your interest in the National Symphony Orchestra National Trustees Summer Music Institute. You will receive a confirmation email once your application has been submitted.

The Kennedy Center welcomes all applicants.

UPDATE: The excerpts are no longer required to be recorded in one take. Individual tracks for each excerpt will be accepted. 


Please note: you may save and close your application at any time before submitting. Once you submit your application, you may no longer make changes to your application. This includes attaching files. 

The submission deadline is Monday, January 29, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST. 

Please visit the NSO Summer Music Institute website for audition details and instructions. If you need the application fee waived or financial aid for travel and food costs, applicants are required to submit the financial aid form (found on the website) and include a most recent tax return.

Questions about accessibility or accommodations? Contact the Office of Accessibility directly at (202) 416-8727 (voice) or access@kennedy-center.org.

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