All auditions are now done by video.
Applications for enrollment in the 2018 Techne Music Festival are now being accepted. All students must complete the application at the bottom of this page by March 15, 2018. There is a non-refundable application fee of $20, due with the submission of the audition video.
Audition Material for Individual Students:
- Two three octave scales (any key) showing legato (slurred) and spiccato bowing
- One solo work showing the fullest extent of your technical and musical ability
Techne Student Concerto Competition
The 2018 Techne Concerto Competition will be held on the first day of the Techne Music Festival. The competition will be open to the public, and judged by the Techne Music Faculty. The winner will perform with the Techne Festival Orchestra on the final concert. An accompanist will be provided for a $20 fee, or you can provide your own. Contestants MUST do the repertoire listed below; no exceptions.
Concerto Competition Repertoire
J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2 in E Major, BWV 1042 (complete)
Henri Casadesus/J.C. Bach: Viola Concerto in C Minor (complete)
Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto in G Major, G.480 (complete)
Carl Dittersdorf: Concerto No. 2 in E Major (complete)
Thank you for your interest in the Techne Music Festival.
To apply, please complete the application below. Note that fields marked with a * are required.
Non-refundable application fee: $20.
Application fee can be paid on the tuition page.