Audition Information

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center invites Individual Artists and Ensembles to apply for The Bowers Program 2024-27 residency.

Individual Artists
Individual Artists Guidelines and Information

Ensembles
Ensembles Guidelines and Information

About the Program

The Bowers Program identifies and nourishes a select number of individuals and ensembles chosen from an international pool of candidates through highly competitive auditions. Dedicated to developing the chamber music leaders of the future, The Bowers Program is a rigorous three-season residency, fully integrating Bowers artists into every facet of CMS activities in New York and on tour nationally and internationally.

About the Process

  • Application Deadline Submission: All artists are required to submit an application form, which includes performance history, career goal statement, and video recordings. Details of requirements are available above. Completed applications must be submitted by September 16, 2022, at 5:00 PM ET.
  • Live Audition: Live auditions for invited individuals/ensembles in will take place at Lincoln Center January 2023. Artists will be notified in November 2022.
  • Announcement: The Bowers Program Artists will be announced in Spring 2023.

For inquires, please contact Matthew Tommasini, Director of Education & Community Engagement