2018 East/West International Piano Festival Tuition: $2,800 USDTuition and Fees include: • 5 full individual lessons with requested teachers • 4 coachings for piano ensemble assignments • Opportunities to perform master classes with other faculty members • Opportunities to perform in student closing ensemble recital and solo recital • Participation in all given lectures • Free attendance to all recitals and concerts • Room and Board at a Four-Star Hotel for the duration of the Festival (Two students are assigned to each room. If a student requests a single room, there is an additional charge of $600 due at the time of application.) • Free access to all the practice facilities • Shuttle transportation between the airport and the hotel A parent or guardian must accompany any students accepted under the age of 18 years. Students are responsible for making their own individual travel arrangements to/from the Festival. *The Festival will not be responsible for any individual medical expenses.
Observer's Fee: $600 USD
The Observer is intended for any individual who wishes to only attend the master classes, lectures, and concerts of the Festival.
The Observer does not participate in private lessons or perform in the recital events for the students. The fee for the 2018 Festival is $600 US, or 3800 RMB, plus the $100 US application fee.
These fees do not apply to teachers or parents of students attending the Festival. Also, this fee does not include hotel accommodations or food. If available, the cost for the food and hotel for a single room is $1350 US, or a shared room (two persons to a room) is $750 US.
Parent's Fee: $750 USD
The Parent Fee is intended to cover the full cost to the single parent for the hotel room (shared with the child) and the food for the duration of the Festival. The fee is $750 US.
Tuition Only: $2,200 USD
"Tuition Only" is intended for the student who wishes to find his/her own accommodations and food for the duration of the Festival, but participates in all of the activities of the Festival. The fee is $2200 US., plus the $100 US application fee.