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DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MARCH 1 AT 12:00 AM
You will be notified of your acceptance by March 15.
Participant fees do not cover all expenses. PIFR fundraising covers the difference. Consider volunteering.
email Application packag
e for Performers
include application form, one page resume, recording
Professional full time orchestral flutists or Contracted Instructors at a University need not send a recording unless applying for financial assistance.
Send docs and recording to firstname.lastname@example.org
: 2 contrasting pieces or movements with accompaniment. Submit recording via iTunes, youtube or dropbox. If you mail it in, please label CD/DVD.
Professional full time orchestral flutists or contracted instructors at a University need not send a recording unless applying for financial assistance.
this is a work/study option and is competitive. Include bursary request statement and your best recording. Provide information regarding other financial assistance requests made to employer and government granting agencies as well as skill sets - such as social media, photography,
organizational/administrative, writing, meal prep, decorative.
Application for Auditors
: application form - no need for recording. Spots will be filled in order received.
after acceptance in CDN funds by cheque (call Gwen @ 403-993-3402 for address) or etransfer (available to Canadians only). A service fee will be applied to other payment methods. Receipts will be provided at retreat.
Mailing address - please include city and state/province
Date of Birth
emergency contact name and number
Please list repertoire you wish to play for Wibb (Performer only)
please list repertoire you wish to play for Lorna (Performer only)
Auditor options - choose one - same fee.
Option 1: perform in Gwen's Masterclass - unaccompanied piece, etude or Orchestral Excerpts.
Option 2: 30 minute lesson or chat with Gwen
Option 3: neither
please list unaccompanied repertoire you wish to perform in Gwen's Masterclass.
Performer double $1800
Performer single $2100
Auditor double $1600
Auditor single $1900
Food allergies - PIFR will accommodate medical allergies, which require an epipen. Vegetarian, gluten-free options available. Additional fee for other requests.
Reason for Bursary Request
Refund Policy. Cancellation request must be made in writing. If made before March 15, 2016, 100% of payment will be refunded less $100. No refunds after April 1, 2015. We recommend that you purchase insurance in case of accident or illness.