Festival Scholars
Applications Due April 17th

Festival Scholars: July 29 - August 6, 2022

Daily Schedule: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, and evening concerts

Location: Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
Tuition: Free


Audition/Application Due: April 17, 2021

Individual Application Fee: $35

Pre-formed quartet Application Fee: $35 per individual


Audition/Application Requirements:

  1. Complete the online application.

  2. Submit a letter of recommendation (PDF or Word document accepted). Send Letters to office@heartlandchambermusic.org

  3. Submit recordings with TWO contrasting selections, for a total length of 15-20 minutes, to best showcase the range of your abilities and musicianship (Youtube, Vimeo, Dropbox, or Google Drive links only)

  4. Recording web links can be submitted in your online application or e-mailed to office@heartlandchambermusic.org.

Festival Scholars is a tuition-free opportunity for 8 highly-gifted musicians to receive intense chamber music coaching with the festival artistic director, Jackie Lee, and festival guest artists the Escher Quartet, the recipient of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant Award, and the Season Artists of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Scholars also perform live on Kansas Public Radio and are featured in their own performance on August 6th in Yardley Hall.

Heartland Chamber Music Festival is a partnership with Midwest Trust Center at JCCC.

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