Applicants must be between the ages of 12-18.
All students must submit an audio or video recording of two contrasting pieces, on the application page meeting the minimum level requirements as outlined below.
New students must arrange to have a letter sent from their private or school music teacher. Letters should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or mailed to:
Music at Port Milford
c/o Meg Hill
288 Washington Ave.
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Upon completion of all required steps, applications will be considered.
Minimum String Level Qualifications
Proficiency in 3 octave scales, sight-reading skills, ensemble experience
Canadian String students should be working at a minimum of a RCM Level 7, or its equivalent
Violin: Nardini concerto in E minor*
Viola: Telemann Concerto in G*
Cello: Vivaldi Sonata in e minor*
Bass: Marcello Sonata*
Minimum Piano Level Qualifications
Piano applicants should be proficient sight-readers, as repertoire changes weekly
Canadian Piano students should have completed R.C.M. Level 9, or its equivalent
Mozart Fantasia, K. 397*
Beethoven Sonata in G, op. 49 #2*
Chopin Prelude in F sharp minor*
Please note that pianists will only be accepted into Session I
Minimum Woodwind Level Qualifications
Wind students should be working at a minimum of a RCM Level 8, or its equivalent
Flute: Bach Sonata in E Flat, BWV 1031*
Oboe: Handel: Sonata in B Flat, HWV 357*
Clarinet: Schumann: Fantasiestücke #1*
Bassoon: Hindemith: Sonata*
French Horn: Mozart: Movements II and III from Concerto No. 3*
Please note that winds will only be accepted into Session I.