A complete application consists of two steps -
Fill out the online registration site (submit your $50 application fee at the end of the registration process).
Email audition recording consisting of two contrasting pieces/etudes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Recordings can be files or links to recordings shared via Google, Dropbox, Youtube, Soundcloud, etc.
Registrants will be notified by email once they have submitted a complete application. Following receipt of complete application, faculty will review and evaluate audition recordings.
Complete applications received by the early bird deadline (April 1) are given preferential consideration for acceptance into the program. Thereafter, applications sent in early are given priority for acceptance.
Application Deadlines & Tuition
$900.00 - for complete application received by April 1
$1000.00 - for complete application received by May 1
Academy tuition covers curriculum, room & board (double occupancy with roommate), all meals, transportation to social outings, and academy t-shirt. For a single occupancy room, add $150.00 to the tuition amount.
Students who do not require accommodations while participating at the Lift Clarinet Academy receive a special discounted tuition rate of $500.00 for registration by April 1, and $600.00 afterwards and until May 1. Tuition includes curriculum, daily lunch, transportation to social outings, and academy t-shirt.
The Lift Clarinet Academy remains one of the best value summer programs in the United States. In addition to tuition fees that are among the most competitive in the country, we offer a limited number (3) of location and talent-based scholarships:
1 - Location-based scholarship (available only to Canadian residents) covering 50% of tuition
1 - Talent-based scholarship (available to all applicants) which covers 50% of tuition
1 - Talent-based scholarship (available to all applicants) which covers 25% of tuition
All applicants are automatically considered for our scholarships. Applicants will be notified at the time of their acceptance if they have received one of our scholarships.
When two people from the same studio or if two friends attend, each will receive $50.00 off tuition.
For applications received by the April 1 early bird deadline, and following notification of acceptance into the academy, the final payment deadline is April 15, 2020.
For applications received by the May 1 final application deadline, and following notification of acceptance into the academy, the final payment deadline is May 8, 2020.
Methods of Payment accepted include Credit or Debit Card.