City Music Applications

City Music Boston programming is available to 4th-12th grade student residents of Boston and the greater Boston area. Applicants should have at least one year of experience on their instrument, regular access to their instrument, and a demonstrated passion for learning music.

How to Apply

1. Complete and submit the online 2014-2015 City Music Boston application form.

  • City Music High School Academy and City Music Mentoring Program applications are closed; City Music Preparatory Academy applications will be accepted through April 30, 2014, for the 2014-2015 academic year. 

2. Complete and return the Character Referenceand Music Referenceforms to the City Music Boston office.

3. Participate in an audition and interview. The date and location of the audition and interview will be scheduled once the City Music Boston office receives the completed application and both reference forms (Steps 1 and 2 above).

Supplemental Forms

New City Music Scholarship Applications

City Music has several new scholarships for summer 2014 to attend Berklee Day Sessions or the Berklee String Workshop through Berklee Summer Programs. To receive more information and an application, please email In the email, include your (1) first and last names, (2) city of residence, (3) age, (4) principal instrument, and (5) years of playing or singing experience. The deadline to apply is April 30, 2014.