July 30 -- August 5, 2023
April 25th, 2023
$100 (Feb 15-April 1st)
$110 (April 1st - April 25th)
Now extended to April 30
Application Fee is Nonrefundable
In-Person Tuition: $2000 USD
Online Tuition: $1600 USD
Housing (Optional): $750 USD
Two different contrasting repertoire
First movement from a classical sonata (Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven)
Between 10-20 mins
Audition Recording should be submitted via Youtube/Google Drive/Youku Link
Participants aged 12 and older are eligible and encouraged to apply. Exceptionally talented applicants under the age of 12 may apply.
All participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents attending the festival with a child must purchase an auditor card.
In-person participants may choose to stay at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, which include 24/7 access to practice spaces with self-recording capabilities, or may find housing on their own.
All festival rooms are double rooms. You can request a specific roommate or the festival can randomly place you with another participant.
4 private lessons/masterclasses with the distinguished artists
Performance forum class
Private Conducting Lessons and Daily Conducting Classes
Access to all masterclasses, lectures, concerts, piano forums, and events.
Young artist concerts
Festival Facilities -- San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Q & A
Is the Festival is in-person this year?
Artciál International Music Festival would have another special Hybrid version in 2023. All participants can choose to attend either in-person at San Francisco or online to earn from the prestigious faculty for all of our events.
Can I observe the festival?
Of course! We are welcome auditors from the world. You can purchase a weekly pass for all events, or join us with a daily events pass.
Weekly Auditor Pass:
Early Bird: $650 (Purchase before April 25th)
Regular: $750 (Purchase between 04/25-07/25)
The deadline for auditor pass is July 25th, 2023!
What do I need to participate ONLINE Festival?
Fast/Stable Internet (Ethernet is the most preferred)
A Computer with a ZOOM app
An External Mic
When will I receive the acceptance results?
Applications will be received the admission results by May 5th, approximately two weeks after the application deadline.
Applicants are encourage to apply as soon as possible.