SUMMER INSTITUTE APPLICATIONS

E-Mail: romefestival@yahoo.com

SUMMER INSTITUTE APPLICATION AND AUDITION QUESTIONNAIRE
FOR INSTRUMENTALIST AND SINGERS

Name_____________________________________ Social Security #_____________________________

E-mail address ____________________________ Instrument or Voice Type______________________

SUMMER INSTITUTE APPLICATION AND AUDITION QUESTIONNAIRE
FOR INSTRUMENTALIST AND SINGERS
Fast Postal Address: Rome Festival Admissions,
P.O. Box 1445, Mountainside, NJ, 07092-0445, USA
e-mail: romefestival@yahoo.com

Most permanent or home address Street _________________________________________________________

City _______________State_____Zip__________ Telephone________________Fax_______________

Current address__________________________________________________________________

Current telephone________________________________ Fax________________________________

Town, county, state, country, and date of birth(DD/MM/YY)__________________________________________

Instrument/Voice studied for _______ years. Private teachers and dates: _______________________________

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Other performance instrument(s) or Voice Type ___________________________________________________

Already auditioned ____ Arranging audition _______ Mailing audition tape by following date: _____________

Solo and chamber music concert experience ______________________________________________________

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Awards, placements, honors which recognize your achievements______________________________________

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Two musical references with addresses: _________________________________________________________

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Names and addresses of two or more local papers, radio and television stations___________________________

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Previous summer music activities ______________________________________________________________

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Previous travel experiences (three longest) _______________________________________________________

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Longest period away from current family unit ____________________________________________________

Occupation of each parent (or spouse)___________________________________________________________

How do you react to new, challenging experiences? ________________________________________________

How will your family respond if you are admitted? ________________________________________________

What are your professional goals/reasons for performing and studying in Rome? _________________________

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What are your personal goals/reasons for living in Rome while performing at the Rome Festival? ___________

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I have enclosed the $39 application fee with the understanding that, if accepted, I am to prepare the assigned repertoire prior to departure and am to abide by all regulations and conditions of the Summer Institute of the Rome Festival Orchestra, that payment of $295.00 Registration fee plus a $285.00 Security deposit requested at the time of my acceptance assures my participation, and that the Program Expense fee is due as requested in installments and no later than April 30th.

Signature_______________________________Date_________________

Signature of parent or guardian if participant is under 21__________________________________

Please mail your completed application with your application fee ($39.00) to the "fast" postal address listed above. Make all checks or money orders payable to Rome Festival Orchestra, Ltd., the legal name of our educational charity. Email your audition as a music file to romefestival@yahoo.com or under separate cover postal mail your audition CD to our "fast" postal address on or before the date you wrote on the previous page.

If auditioning in person, please submit this application and your materials with application fee to the auditioner

AUDITIONER BEGIN HERE AUDITIONED BY _______________________________

INSTRUMENT OR VOICE TYPE __________ NAME OF APPLICANT______________________________

DATE OF AUDITION ________ APPLYING FOR SUMMER OF 20__ TONE CONTROL_______________

TECHNICAL APPROACH __________________TECHNICAL LEVEL _____________PITCH ___________

PHRASE _____________RHYTHM _____________LEVEL OF MUSICAL ARTISTRY_________________

SIGHTSING/ SIGHTREAD RESULTS_____________________/____________________________________

AWARENESS OF STYLE ___________________ KNOWLEDGE OF ORNAMENTATION _____________

CONCLUSION REGARDING GENERAL MUSICIANSHIP _______________________________________

IMPRESSION OF THE APPLICANT'S PERSONALITY AND ATTITUDE ___________________________

ADDITIONAL OBSERVATIONS _________________________FINAL CONCLUSION_________________

WOULD CHARITY'S FINANCIAL AID BE WISELY SPENT ON THIS ARTIST? _____________________