Tuition & Fees

Active Participant Tuition: $2750
Includes:

  • 1-hour private lesson with each institute faculty member (6 lessons total)
  • 2 hours of assigned practicing daily
  • admission to daily workshop, recital, and master classes
  • admission and selected participation to Guest Artist master class
  • welcome reception and dinner
  • performance at the culminating recital (recorded on DVD)
  • transportation to and from the airport at arrival and departure
  • trip to Washington D.C. on mini-bus excluding lunch and dinner, attendance to Kennedy Center Showcase Concert
  • Career advising and college/graduate-school admission consultations
  • campus and Richmond tours
  • participation in English Conversation Group
  • 4-star Hilton Richmond Downtown accommodation (with breakfast) for 12 nights

Passive Participant (Observer) Tuition: $1800

  • All items listed above except that instead of actively participating in lessons and performances, observing participants will attend those activities as an audience member

Active Participant Tuition (Local): $1600

  • All items listed above except for hotel lodging and tours/transportation
Tuition Refund Policy:
 
  • Participation cancellation made more than 90 days prior to the beginning of the Institute: Full refund (minus) refund processing fee of $350
  • Participation cancellation made more than 45 days prior to the beginning of the Institute: refund of 50% of the tuition payment
  • Participation cancellation made more than 30 days prior to the beginning of the Institute: refund of 30% of the tuition payment
  • Participation cancellation made less than 30 days prior to the beginning of the Institute: tuition non-refundable
  • All refunds will be made on the credit card used at the time of registration. Please allow at least two weeks of refund processing time.

Participation to the GSIM Concerto Competition: $100

Concerto competition is open to all instrumentalists and vocalists aged 10-35 and the winners are selected based on video submission (link provided at registration). Participant will prepare ONE movement from one of the following concerti:

Piano

  • J.S. Bach, all concerti
  • Hayden, all concerti
  • Mozart, all concerti
  • Beethoven no 1-3
  • Chopin no 1 and no 2, Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise Brilliante, Op.22

Violin

  • Mozart, all concerti (5)
  • Beethoven Romance no 1 and no 2

Viola

  • Stamitz Concerto

Cello

  • Haydn, all concerti (2)

Flute

  • Mozart, all concerti (2)
  • C.P.E. Bach, Concerto

Clarinet

  • Mozart, concerto
  • Weber, Concertino

Voice

  • Mozart, Arie from the Italian operas (Don Giovanni, Figaro, Cosi, Idomeneo)

Winners of the GSIM Concerto Competition will be featured as soloists at the closing Gala concert accompanied by the GSIM Festival Orchestra.