Application process

DEADLINE: closed


Completed application form

Click HERE


Audition Video

- Upload video to youtube

-Students are required to submit a video no more than 10mins, that best demonstrates their ability.


Tuition fee

-$200 - $250

-Students will receive instruction on how to pay tuition with their acceptance letters.

-Acceptance letters will be emailed shortly after the deadline. 

Other information about the festival

-Venue: TBA 

-Repertoire will be sent out once you have accepted your place in the festival. Students must prepare their music before arriving.

-Dress code for performances:
Girls: Black dress or skirt below the knee OR formal black slacks & blouse.  
Boys: Black formal pants/formal footwear/dress shirt 
Note: You can contact your group and arrange to have colour.

If you need hosting please email There will be limited spaces 
available otherwise please arrange your own accommodation.

-For security reasons please never leave your instrument or belongings left unattended. RimuFest does not hold itself responsible for any stolen and lost belongings.