Piano Intensive Program
June 3-21, 2019

Applications are online only through this form.
– Applicants are requested to submit a video recording(s) of their playing (no more than 15 minutes total, including two contrasting musical styles).
– Two letters of recommendation will be required to complete the application. The letters should be from either the applicant’s principal teacher or from a mentor who has worked with the applicant within the past three years.
– All additional application materials should be sent to: admissions@chigiana.org

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the program is full.


Applicants will be notified of the admission to the course on a rolling basis after their application has been evaluated. However, most applicants will be notified of their admission decision via email in early March.
Students admitted to the Piano Intensive Program are given 7 days from the communication of their admission to pay the deposit of USD 500.00 to enroll or decline the offer. The deposit is NOT REFUNDABLE and it will be applied toward the tuition. The tuition balance is due May 1, 2019. Failure to pay the tuition balance may result in forfeiture of the student’s place at the Siena Composition Course Summer 2019.

Program starts on Monday June 3, 2019
Program ends on Friday June 21, 2019
Students check-in: Saturday June 1st, by 7:00 PM
Students vacate apartments on June 22nd by 12:00 noon.



The course fees are USD 3,500.00
Fees include: Instruction, program orientation, cultural activities, welcome dinner, farewell reception, student services assistance, housing in a double occupancy room in private apartment, video and professional audio recording of the final concert.

Fees DO NOT INCLUDE transportation from and to the US, regular meals, personal expenses.

PAYMENT TERMS will be communicated via email to accepted students.