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1.  Click for  application form.

2. Deposit 50% of the entire tuition. There is NO application fee.

Payment Detail

Recipient: Ihsan Dogramaci Bilkent University
Yapi Kredi Bank, Bilkent Branch
IBAN: TR12 0006 7010 0000 0068 4820 76
BIC or SWIFT code: Yapitris
Payment Description should state: BPF2018_Name_LASTNAME
Ex: BPF2018_Jane_DOE


3. Video Recording

  • Active 

Applicants must submit audition videos URL (YouTube or Vimeo only) on the application. Active Participants and the performers for the Rising Stars Recitals will be chosen based on the submitted audition video.

  • Passive 

Applicants are not required to submit a video recording. To play in a masterclass of guest faculty, the applicant should submit a video recording. Eight pianists will be chosen. The audition repertoire remain the same with the Active program.

  • Repertoire
  1. One free choice of Classical sonata (one movement) of J. Haydn, W.A. Mozart, or L.v. Beethoven.
  2. One free choice of Romantic, Impressionistic or Contemporary work.

*If not admitted (both Active & Passive), the deposit will be 100% refunded