Lotus Chamber Music Festival is open to string players and pianists of all ages, ranging from talented high school students to post-doctoral professionals.
Application materials must be received by March 15.
Online Application Form
A non-refundable application fee of $25.
A recording comprising of two contrasting works. You may email us a video or provide a link to your recording online. Additional recordings of ensemble works are welcome to supplement the required materials.
Pre-Formed Chamber Ensembles
Though each individual must submit their own application, you are welcome to apply as a pre-formed ensemble. Please specify on your application the other member(s) of your ensemble and substitute two contrasting solo recordings for two contrasting ensemble recordings.
Room & Board
- Housing Plan A + Meal Plan A - Includes dorm room housing with linen (sheets, pillow, pillow case, blanket and towels) provided and 3 meals per day: $1,216
- Housing Plan B + Meal Plan A - Includes dorm room housing without linen provided and 3 meals per day: $1,076
- Housing Plan A + Meal Plan B - Includes dorm room housing with linen (sheets, pillow, pillow case, blanket and towels) provided and 2 meals per day: $1,048
- Housing Plan B + Meal Plan B - Includes dorm room housing without linen provided and 2 meals per day: $892
Students accepted to the program must submit a non-refundable $750 deposit to secure their place at the festival.
Students must pay their remaining balance by May 15.
A limited number of scholarships are available and will be awarded based on merit and need.
Students receiving scholarship assistance may be asked to take on a work-study task at the festival.
To be considered for scholarship assistance, applicants must submit all application materials by March 15.