Start an Application

Narrow your Search

Welcome to the Acceptd page of Music@Menlo!

Applications for 2024 now open!

International Program, ages 20-30 (age at the time of the program)
Young Performers Program, ages 10-19 (age at the time of the program)

Music@Menlo’s Chamber Music Institute offers a rich, immersive experience for the most committed, curious, and artistically driven young musicians seeking the opportunity and inspiration to take their art to the highest level.

Regarded among the world’s leading chamber music festivals for its innovative programming and artistic excellence, Music@Menlo offers string players and pianists ages 10 to 30 a unique opportunity to fully engage in a multitude of offerings including performances, lectures, master classes, and other educational events intended to nurture the artistry of the next generation’s most promising young musicians. Excitement, passion, commitment, and the spirit of curiosity are defining characteristics of our participants. Students are immersed in a musical atmosphere like no other, where the entire festival community is engaged in learning about the chamber music art form.

How To Apply
Before starting your application, please carefully read the instructions on our website

Thank you for your interest in Music@Menlo. If you have any questions about the application and audition process, please send an email to:

For technical questions, please visit the Acceptd Help Desk.