February 9, 2018
Include with application packet:
Application can be sent on-line or mailed to:
(please consult the website’s Rounds and Repertory and Requirements and Guidelines)
Proof of age
(photocopy of birth certificate, driver’s license, or passport)
Two different color photographs
(no smaller than 5”x7”, minimum 1200 x 1650 pixels at 300 dpi by e-mail, disk, or hard copies)
Recommendation by the current teacher via mail or email: Info@PianoArts.org
Non–refundable application fee of $125
(online via Paypal, personal check, or international money order payable to PianoArts)
2642 North Summit Avenue
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211
Application Packet with video may be mailed together.
Unless requested to do so, materials in your packet and your video will not be returned to you. If a return is requested, the request
should include a self addressed envelope with correct postage.
- Submitted videos for the preliminary round will be screened by a committee for sound quality and for contestant authentication, but not evaluated.
- Judges in the preliminary round will listen, but not watch. It will be a blind audition.
Preliminary judges will know the applicants by number. They will also receive the applicant's current repertory and the essay "about yourself".
Applicants should not include names of schools and teachers in the essay.
- Judges in the semifinal and final rounds will know the contestants only by number and first name.