Application for Margaret Thornhill's


at Pomona College, Claremont, CA
June 16-22, 2013

You may either fill out and submit the web form below or print this version, fill it out and submit by U.S mail.
Your application will not be processed without a $50 deposit,
credited toward tuition, refundable only if you are not accepted.
Deposit may be made using Paypal after you submit the application,
or by check payable to Margaret Thornhill sent by U.S. mail to:
Claremont Clarinet Festival
806 Superba Ave
Venice, CA 90291

You can make payments for the festival anytime here
There is a small surcharge built into the credit card/Paypal payment to cover our extra processing charge.

Early application is recommended to reserve your place in this intimate workshop.

All new participants are required to send an unedited performance recording of two contrasting works.
This may be a CD or DVD or an email with a link to a website of the performance or attached mp3 tracks.

Tuition payment in full due by May 1 and is non-refundable.
Room and board payment in full due by May 31.
June 16 dinner party included in tuition for all participants.

Personal Information

Street Address:
State or Province:
Postal Code:
Home phone:
Work phone:
Mobile phone:

Name and phone number of emergency contact:

I am 18 or older.

Instrument Preferences

Primary instrument(s) I wish to play/be coached on (soprano clarinet, bass, bassett horn, etc.):

In clarinet choir, I prefer to play

Musical Background

Clarinet Study Information: Please list teachers, years studied, dates and representative repertoire.

Other musical education and experience:

Current performance activities:


If there's more we should know about your occupation, enter it here:

List two or three works (clarinet and piano; clarinet alone ) that you have studied or would be ready to play at the Festival by title and composer. We will help you choose one or two. One work should have more musical than technical challenge.


I am interested in participating in the Festival.
Festival tuition (check $850, credit card/Paypal $875)


All dorm rooms are single rooms; a double room is the same price per person. Single-sex bathrooms are shared by floor. Free parking is available.

Food service is part of the room package; rooms are not available without meals. All meals are cafeteria service.

$475 is our 2013 Room and Board cost. This includes a private room with shared bath for six nights, Sunday-Friday; dinner Sunday 6/16 through Friday 6/21, and cafeteria breakfast and lunch 6/16-6/22.

I am requesting dorm accommodation (check $475, credit card/Paypal $489)
Dorm room extra night, Saturday 6/22, $41 extra (check or credit card/Paypal.)
I am unable to walk upstairs and need to be assigned a ground floor romm.
I understand that smoking and alcohol are not permitted in the dormitory.

Dietary restrictions:

Other dietary restriction details:

Meals are available to off-campus participants. The cafeteria is pay as you go. Vegetarian options are available.

I am a commuter and wish to take meals on campus.

Further Questions?

Please list any other concerns or questions you may have.

Submitting your application

When you submit the application by pressing the Apply button, your application will be delivered to the Festival administrators by email, and you'll be taken to a page with instructions for paying your deposit and/or other fees online with Paypal, using your Paypal account or a credit card, or by check sent via U.S. mail.

For more information, visit the Claremont Clarinet Festival Home Page.