Tuition & Details

Strings Institute

Institute Details

Cost is $550 per student for the entire length of the Institute, which includes:

  • Full room and board in the Gustavus dormitories and Cafeteria.
  • Four 45-minute private lessons with a faculty member.
  • Daily side-by-side rehearsals with their teacher playing in the section.
  • String sectionals led by faculty members.
  • One practice session with a Gustavus music student.
  • Four 90-minute Music Theory and Ear Training sessions.
  • Student and faculty recital performances.
  • A panel discussion involving Admissions, music faculty, and current Gustavus students about applying for college.
  • Movie night.
  • Tentative trip to Twin Cities to hear a concert.

*A group rate of $500 is available for groups of three or more students from the same high school. A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at the point of registration (details on the registration form). Balance will be due at the beginning of the Institute.