Interested in Applying for Accelerando?
Applications are now available! In response to the pandemic, Accelerando auditions will be virtual and students should submit their audition videos through the application link below. Video instructions and suggestions can be found below the application link.
All students who are interested in auditioning must complete an application and teacher recommendation form below, in addition to submitting their audition video for consideration.
December 1, 2020 - Applications Are Available
March 5, 2021 - Application & Audition Video Deadline
Feb. 22-March 31, 2021 -Family Interviews (scheduled virtually with symphony staff)
April 1, 2021 - First Round Audition Results Announced
June 1, 2021 - Final Round Audition Results Announced
August 1, 2021 - 2021/2022 Season Instruction Begin
Your application requires at least one letter of recommendation from a private instructor, school music teacher, or place of worship music director/extra-curricular ensemble director.
Llena esta información según corresponda. Tu solicitud requiere de cuando menos una carta de recomendación de un instructor privado, maestro de música de tu escuela o director de música de tu centro de culto o director de conjunto curricular.
Alternately, you may fill out hard copies of the Application and Recommendation Forms and mail them to:
Education and Community Engagement
Schermerhorn Symphony Center
One Symphony Place
Nashville, TN 37201-2031
Printable PDF forms available here: