2017 Summer Program Information

IMPORTANT DATES

March 15

Application and $35 non-refundable application fee due
($50 for late applications)

Starting March 26 Auditions – Appointments will be scheduled upon receipt of application. All auditions are in person with no screen. Applicants will be notified of results as soon as possible, after the last day of auditions.
May 15 Confirmation of attendance and non-refundable partial tuition due* ($500)
Full tuition ($1,500) may also be paid on this date.
June 15 Tuition balance due*
July 1
First session of Franklin Pond Chamber Music and parents’ meeting (1:30 – 5:30 PM)
July 5 – 9
Franklin Pond Retreat
July 12, 17, 24, 29
Franklin Pond Chamber Music sessions (9:30 AM – 5 PM)
All sessions at 4835 Franklin Pond Road, except July 12 at Emory University
July 18 – 28
Each group will perform one or two outreach concerts in the community
July 30
Dress rehearsal and Summer Finale Concert in Atlanta
  • Four to five student chamber groups will be formed by audition. Each group will be required to rehearse together for a minimum of FOUR hours per week between sessions. The success of this program depends entirely upon the commitment of all the students and parents involved.
  • EVERY participant must attend all sessions for the full day and must attend the retreat.
  • All students will participate in a retreat (July 5 – 9)
  • *Full tuition (including the retreat) is $1,500. Scholarships are available with audition and teacher recommendation.
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

One movement of unaccompanied Bach

One movement of a concerto or piece of your choice

Required excerpts from the string quartet literature

Sight-reading

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