2015 Academy Fees & Schedules

BSO Academy Week: Saturday, June 20, 2015 – Saturday, June 27, 2015


  • Located at Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore School for the Arts, the Engineer’s Club, and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Schedule and content subject to change.
  • Exact start date/time unique to each track

(PDF Track Schedules open in new window)

Orchestral Track Schedule: June 21-27, 2015

Chamber Track Schedule: June 20-26, 2015

Music Educator Track Schedule: June 20-27, 2015

Arts Administrator Track Schedule: June 20-27, 2015

BSO Academy Tuition & Fees

Application Fee: $50

Special Discount!:
BSO Academy alumni who participate in the December 17th Rusty Musicians program will receive a $15 discount on the 2015 BSO Academy application fee!


Orchestral Track: $1,900

  • Chamber Music Add-On: $650
  • Chamber Orchestra Add-On: $650

Chamber Track: $1,900

Music Educator Track: $1,900 *
Music Educator Track participants who also earn graduate credit through UMBC will receive a $400 discount on BSO Academy tuition. UMBC tuition is a separate cost from the BSO Academy tuition.  Participants enrolled for graduate credit through UMBC will be billed directly by the university.

Arts Administrator Track: $950

Solo with Piano: $50/person

Private Lessons: $130/lesson before Friday, February 27th at 12:00pm. $150/lesson after Friday, February 27th at 12:00pm.

Scholarship Application 

Deadline for Application: Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:00pm
After January 9th, applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis.

Participants Notified of Application Decision: January 23, 2015
Deposit Due: January 30, 2015
Tuition Balance and Add-On Payments Due: February 13, 2015

Refund Policy:
All fees (i.e. application fee, deposit, tuition, parking, private lessons, etc.) are NON-REFUNDABLE. We highly encourage participants to purchase Academy trip insurance. Information regarding trip insurance will be made available to those accepted into the Academy.

Hotel Accommodations:
Limited hotel accommodations are available at a special rate of $99 at the Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court Hotel. This rate includes a continental breakfast on-the-go each morning.

Limited hotel accommodations are available for $109 and $169 per night at the Hotel Brexton.

More information about hotel accommodations will be made available to accepted participants.