APPLICATION INFORMATION:

 

Deadline for applications is April 1, 2017.  Incomplete applications will not be accepted. We would like to see a video recording of the exposition of the first movement from a violin concerto (no cadenza) and a contrasting solo work.  Total recording time must not exceed 15 minutes.  Memory is not required.  No accompaniment, please. We are expecting that the video be made by using a smartphone, tablet or other everyday technological device.

 

ACADEMY PERFORMANCES:


Upon acceptance, Professor Annie Chalex Boyle will contact you about specific violin repertoire you would like to study during the Academy. 
Participants will be performing both accompanied and unaccompanied classical violin repertoire, specified prior to the beginning of the Academy.  Our faculty collaborative pianist is available for all lessons, master classes, outreach performances, and concerts.

 

HOUSING at the ACADEMY:

All students of the Academy will be staying at the Creson House, an A-frame home with a full kitchen and shared bathrooms.  This home is within walking distance to the concert hall, churches, and downtown area of Lake City, CO.  Some rooms are multiple occupancy, depending on our enrollment needs.

 

MEALS:

Students will be responsible for their own meals.  There is a full kitchen at the Creson House for student use.  There is a grocery store in Lake City, as well as numerous restaurants.

 

TRANSPORTATION TO LAKE CITY, CO:

The easiest way to arrive in Lake City, CO, is by car.  However, if you need to fly, the nearest and most convenient airport is in Gunnison, CO (1 hour away).  We will arrange for transportation to and from the Gunnison Airport.