Deadlines to apply

February 7, 2019. You will automatically be considered for a scholarship if you apply before that date and if all of the audition material has been received.

April 4, 2019. Without a scholarship, acceptances according to available places.

Successful applicants will have to pay 50% of the fees within 14 days after the reception of the acceptance letter in order to reserve their place.

The full balance must be paid before May 2, 2019. In case of cancellation, the first payment is non-refundable. The second payment can be reimbursed if the student notifies the Admission Coordinator by e-mail at admissions@orford.mu, at the latest one month (30 days) before the first day of the stay. A $50 administration fee will then be deducted from the amount.

If a medical problem beyond your control prevents you from taking part in the Orford Music Academy, your deposit may be used for the subsequent year when a medical certificate is provided. However, you will have to go through the full audition process and be accepted again. If a scholarship was granted to you, it is not transferable to the following year.


  • tuition fees;
  • room in double occupancy;
  • meals at the Orford Music cafeteria;
  • access to concerts at the Orford Music Festival, subject to availability of tickets;
  • access to the training room.

Multi-level Rates:

The rate for a one-week stay is $1 020.
The rate for a two-week stay is $970 per week.
For three weeks or more, the rate is $920 per week.

Voice and Piano Duet

Multi-level Rates:

The rate for a one-week stay is $1020.
The rate for a two-week stay is $970 per week.
For three weeks or more, the rate is $920 per week.


Baroque Music
How to Reach your Full Potential
How to Win an Audition
How to Stand Out as a Chamber Musician


If you add one week of master class, the rate will be $945.
For a stay of three weeks or more, the rate is $895 per week.


Piano Trio
Orford Winds
Contemporary Music


If you add one or more weeks of master classes:
The rate will be $920 per week.

Become a volunteer


How to donate?


Become a volunteer



A rewarding experience!

Every year, Orford Music has the pleasure of working with a dedicated and dynamic team of volunteers in a variety of activities. This team is vital for the fulfillment of the organization’s mission. Orford Music relies on the support of a hundred or so volunteers each year, and is constantly seeking new participants.

Volunteering at Orford Music means getting involved with a variety of projects in a friendly environment. In addition, volunteers get to meet internationally renowned artists and discover the multiple facets of the artistic life.

Frequent needs:

  • welcoming concert-goers and conference participants;
  • welcoming visitors to the art gallery;
  • providing artists with transportation;
  • welcoming visitors to the documentation centre.

Occasional needs:

  • office work;
  • direct mailings;
  • archiving;
  • proofreading;
  • translation.


Madame Kimilie Dorais
Volunteer Coordinator and Front of House Manager
819 843-3981, ext. 209

For more information or to volunteer at Orford Music, please fill out the form below or contact us at: