Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras

Music in College Information Session Mar. 25


FREE & Open to the Public! Hear advice and information from three experienced college admissions officers about how to leverage your music interest and experience when applying to college. Whether or not you want to major in music, minor, or simply play in college, you’ll hear everything you need to know to be successful identifying and applying to the programs that are right for you. Presenters have collective experience at Eastman, Michigan, BU, Carnegie Mellon, and Longy School of Music.

12 pm – 1 pm in Tomlinson Middle School cafeteria, 200 Unquowa Rd., Fairfield. Free parking at train station across the street.


  • Types of schools/programs/degrees
  • Double degrees, minors, and non-music majors with musical interests
  • Planning, organizing and applying (how it works when there is an audition for admission, and how it works when there isn’t)
  • Brief overview of financial aid (merit vs need and institutional differences)
  • Career paths
  • Q&A

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Posted in Announcements on February 23, 2017.