Application

Register for the Sonic Arts Workshop by completing the online application.

You will also need to provide two scores and or recordings of recently composed works. The site to upload your work is on the application, and also HERE.

We require a $55 application fee. You may pay for the session with a credit card or through your electronic checking or savings account. If you prefer, make your check payable to Oberlin College. Mail application and check to:

Sonic Arts Workshop
Conservatory of Music
77 W. College St.
Oberlin, OH 44074


Sonic Arts Workshop Expenses

The cost to participate in the Sonic Arts Workshop is $1,200, which includes tuition, double room in a college residence hall, and meals. 

All payments are nonrefundable. The deadline to pay the balance for tuition, housing, and dining is June 1.

We offer a limited number of scholarships to assist with tuition for those with expressed financial need. Please include a letter requesting this assistance with your application. Notification regarding financial assistance will be sent along with your acceptance letter.


 College Credit

Oberlin Conservatory of Music offers one college-level music elective credit at no extra charge for students who participate in all course sessions, including the final concert. Please notify the Oberlin College Office of the Registrar. You can expect to receive a transcript letter from the registrar's office by October 15.