Application and requirements

 

Who can apply?

 

Violinists, cellists, pianists of 14-35 years old and young cellists from 7 years old.

If You are younger and You wish to participate, send us Your teachers reference and a video recording - we might make an exception! 

 

 

How should I apply?

 

Step 1: download and fill out the APPLICATION FORM

 

Step 2: prepare the required documents

  • a high-resolution photo;

  • passport copy;

  • payment confirmation (registration fee).

 

Step 3*:

  • for those, who apply for recital - competition: upload a DEMO video to YouTube;

  • for those, who apply for scholarship: upload a DEMO video to YouTube;

 

*Skip step 3 if You only wish to apply for violin, cello or piano masterclasses.

 

Step 4: send everything to the following email address: ArsSummerFest@gmail.com 

 

 

What are the requirments of STEP 3

  • to be accepted for the Ars SummerFest Academy "Recital program - competition" or to be selected for scholarship upload a video of Your performance to YouTube. Your DEMO video should contain 2 different character pieces or movements, max. 10 - 15 min. lenght. Mark Your YouTube video as "Unlisted" or "Public" and copy the link to the APPLICATION FORM.

  • If You want to qualify for the Prize "Lithuania Concert Tour 2019" or to receive the scholarship, You need to prepare a recital program (max. 40 min.) for the Ars SummerFest. The program should include pieces, which are originally written for Your instrument solo or chamber music with piano (please note, that concertos with piano accompaniment will not be accepted for the recital program).

  • The program on which You wish to work during  the masterclasses can be different from the recital program (Concertos are welcome!).

  • A high-resolution photo and Your current biography for the concert advertisment.

About the scholarships

  • The scholarship covers the masterclass fee

  • There are up to 3 scholarships available for the masterclasses

  • The scholarship receivers will be asked to perform extra concerts during the festival

  • The registration fee of 60 eur for scholarship is non-refundable

 

When is the deadline?

  • The applications are open from the 20th of February until the 1st of June 2018.

  • If You are planning to qualify for the recital and competition to win "The Lithuania Concert Tour 2020" or to receive a scholarship the deadline to apply is the 19th of April.

 

The payment confirmation of the registration fee (60 EUR) must be sent together with the application.  

You will receive a confirmation email in 3 days after Your application. The course fee must be transferred in one week after You receive the confirmation email.

 

 

  • EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: apply by the 19th of April and save the registration fee!*

 

*The payment confirmation of the registration fee (60 EUR) must be sent together with the application. Later the registration fee (60 EUR) will be deducted from the course fee. Free hosting in host families is guaranteed for EARLY BIRD applications.

 

 

In case the course is booked out before the 1st of June, the registration will be closed before the deadline. Don't wait too long! :)

 

 

The registration fee and the course fee should be transferred to the following account:

 

Name: VSI „Ars Lituanica“

Bank: Swedbank

IBAN: LT767300010138285477

SWIFT: HABALT22

 

How much does it cost?

 

Please visit: FEES

The registration fee and the course fee should be transferred to the following account:

 

Name: VSI „Ars Lituanica“

Bank: Swedbank

IBAN: LT767300010138285477

SWIFT: HABALT22

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