Apply Now to the GLISMI
Below you will find step by step instructions on how to apply to the Great Lakes International Summer Music Institute (GLISMI) as well as admission requirements. Applications will be considered on a first come first serve basis. Apply now to secure your spot.
NOTE: Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 situation GLISMI has been canceled for the 2020 season. Please check back in the fall for details on the 2021 program.
Please send the following to [email protected]:
I. Audition Video (mp4 or YouTube link) of 2 contrasting pieces representing your highest level of playing
II. Letter of Support / Reference from a music teacher (300 words max)
III. Statement of Intent: Include your background/training as a musician, goals for the future, what you hope to gain from your time at the GLISMI (300 words max)
Receive Acceptance Letter
The GLISMI will email you a confirmation of acceptance with a link to register within 2 weeks of receiving your audition materials.
All applicants will be contacted. Applications will be considered on a first come first serve basis
Registration Form, Waivers and Payment
An email will be sent out to you containing waiver forms and a registration form.
I. Download and complete the Off-Campus Waiver, Photo Release and Medical Form (fillable PDF’s). You will be asked to submit these documents in the registration form.
II. Fill out the GLISMI registration form
III. Make payment (in the form)
Congratulations! If you have successfully completed steps 1-3, you’re now officially registered for the Great Lakes International Summer Institute.
We’ll be in touch with you soon to provide further details on arrival dates and the schedule.
DATE & LOCATION
Location: Algoma University in Sault Ste. Marie, ON Canada – at the heart of the Great Lakes
Dates: Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 situation GLISMI has been canceled for the 2020 season. Please check back in the fall for details on the 2021 program.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
Music Institute instruction is delivered in English. In order to be successful, students must be able to communicate and comprehend English. International students who have not written an English language test will be interviewed prior to being accepted to the Institute.
MUSIC SKILL REQUIREMENT
Advanced Level string players (violin, viola, cello) and pianists.
General student fees: $2,000.00 CDN. (Fees include room and board)
Fees for local students: $1,500.00 CDN. (Fees do not include room and board)