Application Procedure

STEP 1:
Download and complete the online application form, including payment of the $100 USD non-refundable application fee, prior to the June 15, 2019 application deadline. Send the completed application form to the official festival email address: ewpianofest@gmail.com. In the United States, Europe and Asia, all payments should be made by Paypal or personal check sent directly to the official festival address listed below. Information on payments in China is included on the Chinese language website.

STEP 2:
Submit an audio or video recording containing two pieces of contrasting styles. This can be a CD, DVD, or email file sent to ewpianofest@gmail.com. This must be received prior to the June 15, 2019 application deadline.

STEP 3:
Submit letter of recommendation from your current piano professor/teacher.

STEP 4:
Submit a digital photo of yourself along with other application materials.

STEP 5:
ALL OF THE ABOVE MATERIALS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE OFFICIAL EMAIL ADDRESS: ewpianofest@gmail.com UNDER A FILE IN YOUR NAME.

Upon acceptance to the Festival, applicants are required to make a $500 tuition deposit within 7 days of notification of acceptance. The balance of the tuition is due no later than June 15, 2019.

OFFICIAL ADDRESS:

EAST/WEST INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL
12305 North Fox Den Drive
Knoxville, Tennessee 37934, USA

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