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The Perlman Music Program's Summer Music School
June 22 - August 12, 2019 | Shelter Island, NY
Application for New Students

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The Perlman Music Program invites gifted young students of the violin, viola, cello, and bass ages 12-18 to apply for the Summer Music School, which will take place from June 22-August 12, 2019 on Shelter Island, NY. All application materials are submitted through this website, including:
  • Application Form
  • Up to four (4) Video Submissions
  • Nonrefundable Application Fee of $95 (discounted to $75 if submitted early, by 12/15/18)
The submission deadline is Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST. All three application components must be complete to submit your application by the deadline. All decisions will be announced in mid-February 2019.
To create an account, click the "Sign Up" button on the right to begin. (Reapplicants will be able to reuse their login information, but will need to submit a new application for 2019.) Create and remember your user name and password; you will need this if you return later to finish the application. Once you log in, you will see instructions on how to complete your online application.

  • Students who wish to apply for financial aid are required to submit the Online Application for Financial Aid, available here
  • All applicants are required to introduce themselves and the piece they are about to play in each application video. Please sign in for further instructions.
If you have any questions about submitting materials or using this application form, please contact us at
Thank you!