Festival Application Registration Deadline

May 2, 2021

The Heartland Chamber Music Festival is an exciting 9 days of chamber music, orchestra, master classes, and student, faculty, and guest performances!  Each summer, string players and pianists ages 12-30 are selected by audition to work one-on-one with internationally renowned faculty members who have gathered for the festival with the purpose of inspiring and nurturing the students' development.  

Sixteen students will be selected to perform with the Camerata Chamber Orchestra and perform live on KPR during the Festival!

All performances take place in Yardley Hall or Polsky Theatre at the Carlsen Center at JCCC.  

Heartland Chamber Music Festival is a partnership with JCCC Carlsen Center Arts Education.


Festival Dates: July 31 - August 7, 2021

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

Festival Location: Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
Tuition: $875


**No live auditions this year**


Audition Requirements & Information: Click Here.

Festival Early Registration due by April 18, 2021 (Fee: $155)

Festival Late Registration Fee: April 19th-May 2nd, 2021 ($175)

All Registration Fees due by May 2nd.

The application fee includes administrative fee, facility fee, Festival T-shirt, Rolston Quartet performance ticket, and Family Night admission.

If you are not accepted to participate in either the Festival or Junior Festival, you will be refunded $125. If for any reason we are unable to hold the festival due to COVID-19 the entire registration fee will be refunded.

A limited number of need-based scholarships are available.  If you are interested in applying for a need-based scholarship, please contact office@heartlandchambermusic.org.


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