City Music Applications

City Music Boston programming is available to fourth- to 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

The application form for the 2015-2016 City Music Boston Preparatory Academy, mentoring program, or High School Academy will be posted here in February 2015.

The City Music Boston application consists of an online application, a character reference, and a music reference. Applicants who submit all three portions of the application prior to the deadline will be given an audition and interview time.

City Music Boston Application Dates

February 16, 2015 Applications open for 2015-2016 
May 15, 2015 Application deadline
May 30, 2015 Auditions and interviews conducted 
June 2015 Admissions decisions issued for 2015-2016

City Music Summer Scholarship (CMSS)

The City Music Summer Scholarship (CMSS) application is now open for Boston-area students at least 15 years of age. Please review the City Music Summer Scholarship page to ensure you meet the criteria, then email to request an application. In your email, please include your first and last name, grade, instrument, and city of residence. The CMSS deadline is Friday, February 13, 2015.

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