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French Language and Music Academy:
Study Abroad Program in Montréal, Canada

To apply for the French Language and Music Academy summer study-abroad program in Montréal, please fill out the form below. Applications must be received by Wednesday, February 1, 2017, though additional applications may be accepted after this date if there is remaining space in the class. You will be contacted by email within three days with a confirmation that your application has been received. Admissions decisions will be announced by February 10.

Please prepare your Statement of Interest (see below) BEFORE you complete this form as progress will not be saved if you navigate away or close your browser.

  • Enter Month and Year, or "N/A" if you have already graduated.
  • Please submit a brief statement of interest (500 words or less) in the program, including a summary of your previous French language coursework / experience. If you have a particular interest in a certain style / time period, or in a specific work, please include this information as well. Text can be pasted into the field from any word-processing application.
  • Please ask your recommender to send a brief email letter in support of your application to Dr. Sylvie Beaudette at sbeaudette@esm.rochester.edu Recommendations should be submitted by February 1, 2017.
  • Please paste links (mp3 files or youtube videos) to three (3) contrasting pieces or excerpts. Alternatively, you can email mp3 files directly to Dr. Sylvie Beaudette at sbeaudette@esm.rochester.edu. If you choose to email the files, please note your choice here by entering "files emailed" and any other detail you'd like to include. The recordings will help pairing students into chamber groups.

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