Musicians who play violin, viola, cello, double bass, piano and bandoneon at advanced level are invited to apply to the 2018 Tango Academy. Bandoneon players in any levels are invited to apply to the 2018 Bandoneon Intensive Workshop.
Application Deadline: APRIL 20, 2018
Applications submitted after the April 20, 2018 deadline will be considered if enrollment permits.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about the availability.
CLICK HERE for the application form.
IMPORTANT: In order for your application to be considered, all candidates must submit a fully completed application form, pay the application fee, and submit the required material. Applications with any missing items will not be considered.
(non-refundable and due with application)
Application Fee: $45
The application fee can be paid by credit card through PayPal or by check. If paying by check, you must submit your application online and send a check payable to "Argentine Tango Society" with your name on the check to: Jisoo Ok, PO Box 1004, Long Island City, NY 11101
All on-campus applicants must be at least 18 years of age by August 1, 2018
Applicants under 18 years of age can apply as long as they choose to stay off campus (no accommodations provided by the festival).
All applicants must submit a music biography. Previous experience in tango music is not required.
For string and piano applicants, the biography should include the following:
1. List of schools attended and degree obtained (applicants who are current students should indicate such along with the school name on the application form);
2. Awards and/or scholarships received, if applicable;
3. Music festivals attended, if applicable;
4. Recent performances and any other musical experience.
For bandoneon applicants, the biography should include:
1. Years of study playing bandoneon and/or other musical instruments;
2. Name of teacher(s) and/or schools, workshops or institutes attended;
3. Recent performances and any other musical experience.
Audio or Video Recording
A recording is required for bandoneon players who wish to participate in the Tango Academy program and for all scholarship applicants.
All other applicants are not required to submit an audio recording, however for the Tango Academy applications, we may ask to submit a recording at our discretion prior to your acceptance.
Applicants who wish to apply for a scholarship are required to submit a good quality audio recording of any length that best represents their current level of playing.
Notification of Acceptance
Applicants will be notified via email by May 1, 2018. Upon acceptance, applicants will have approximately one week to accept or decline their invitation to the program.
For more information or assistance with your online application, please contact us by email: email@example.com