Geneva International String Academy Applications Requirements 


Violinists, Violists, and Cellists ages 16-26 on July 3th, 2021 are eligible to apply to the Geneva International String Academy

Exceptionnally talented students under 16 can apply but they will need to be accompagny by an adult for the whole duration of the Academy.

The Geneva International String Academy is opened to already formed string quartets. Members of the groups will get individual lessons and/or chamber music coachings with the faculty. Formed ensembles are welcome but each member needs to apply individually.

All candidates must provide: 

  • High-resolution picture (headshot)
  • CV (preferably in English or French)
  • 2 separate videos recordings of two contrasting pieces
  • At least one letter of recommendation (English or French)
  • A statement explaining your motivation to participate to the Geneva International String Academy (English or French)

Optional: a recording of a chamber music performance. 

Application Fees: 60 CHF

Tuition Fees: 0€ if applicant is accepted to the Academy.

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