CCF is "on sabbatical" for 2018! email us for updates on 2019 program.



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if paid by check

if paid online

(this includes Paypal service charge)


if paid by check

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if paid online

(this includes Paypal service charge)




To apply, either fill out and submit the web form below or print this version and submit by US Mail.


Send in your $50 deposit (application fee --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 Avenue

Venice, CA 90291

Next, if you are a new applicant, send your audio sample: mp3, mp4, YouTube link, CD or DVD.


After your application and audio materials have been reviewed, you will receive an email from the Festival director confirming whether or not you are accepted. 2017 deadline for all materials is April 3. Contact us asap if you are unable to make that deadline!

Once you are accepted, you may pay your tuition  and optional room and board fees by the deadlines, April 15 for tuition and May 1 for room and board,  by Credit Card or Paypal account though PayPal or by mailing a check payable to Margaret Thornhill to the address above.


...clarinets playing together are indeed delightful - musical champagne, bubbly and crisp, perfect on a summer afternoon or evening.

John Pixley

Claremont Courier (mobile site) July 5, 2013