Summer Adult Workshops

Retreat for Violin & Viola Teachers

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Registration for 2020 Retreat for Violin & Viola Teachers (contact musicsp@indiana.edu)


*If you are viewing this after the deadline, please inquire with the Pre-College and Summer Programs Office (812-855-6025 or musicsp@indiana.edu) about availability.

To make changes to your account including adding tuition or housing charges, or to make a payment, please see the directions HERE.

Application fee: $70.00
Tuition deadline and optional housing deadline: May 31, 2020

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Application Fee (non-refundable): $70.00
Session One: Beginning the Violin Journey $550
Session Two: Establishing a Healthy Foundation $550 (Session One is a prerequisite for Session Two)
Sessions ONE and TWO: The Complete Journey $1,000 

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Check-in for the Retreat for Violin and Viola Teachers will be from 8:30am-9:00am in Clouse's Lounge in Merrill Hall on Friday, June 26th 2020. Please see the Map.

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Required Form

Please fill out the form below and return it to the office of Pre-College and Summer Programs by Thursday, June 15.

Click HERE to download the form.

Office of Pre-College and Summer Programs
IU Jacobs School of Music
1201 E. 3rd St. Merrill Hall 006
Bloomington, IN 47405

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Graduate Credit

Optional: 1-2 hours of continuing education credit are available. For credit hour and other associated fees, click HERE. Credit hour fees and associated fees are a separate and additional cost to the workshop tuition. A bill for the additional fees will be sent from the Office of the Bursar. Please do not include them with payment for the workshop.

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Refund and Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing to the Director, cc' the Office of Special Programs, and are subject to the following deadlines and fees;

-Cancellations prior to 5 days before arrival incur a $200 cancellation penalty (this includes the $70 non-refundable registration fee plus processing fees). Any remaining fees paid (minus the $200 cancellation charge) will be refunded.

-Cancellations less than 5 days prior to arrival will not receive a refund except in the case of a documented emergency.

-No refunds will be offered for dismissal due to violation of Retreat for Violin and Viola Teachers, Indiana University, state, or federal rules, early departure due to homesickness; voluntary withdrawal or temporary absence.

When circumstances necessitating withdrawal are beyond the student’s control (e.g., serious illness, or death in the student’s family), exceptions to the above policy may be made on the recommendation of the Directors.


Please note:
  • This workshop is intended for participants over the age of 18.

  • On-campus housing is available, reservable until tbd

  • Late applications will be accepted on the basis of available space.

  • Tuition includes a temporary computer account and locker rental.

The Jacobs School of Music reserves the right to cancel a workshop if enrollment is not met. Participants will be informed 2 weeks before the start of the workshop and receive a full refund.

Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution.
Indiana University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Students who believe that they are eligible for an accomodation should contact Disability Services for Students at (812) 855-7578, or TTY: (812) 856-2264