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Apply now to be considered for this year’s festival. Application materials are to be submitted via email. You may direct your email to ICF Co-directors Matthew Brown (USA) and Christophe Rody (CH). Le matériel d’inscription est à envoyer par email.

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To be considered as a candidate, include in your email the following:

Pour que candidature soit prise en considération, veuillez nous transmettre:

  1. 1)Current C.V.  1) un curriculum vitae détaillée

  2. 2)Letter of interest specific to ICF  2)une lettre expliquant votre intérêt pour ICF

  3. 3)Links to online video footage 3) un lien de video


Applications will continue to be accepted until all spots are filled with qualified candidates. Spots are limited to 6-7 conductors to ensure that each person receives substantial rehearsal and concert podium time. We encourage you to apply immediately to increase your chance of acceptance. Remaining spots are limited.

Tuition is $1,200 US dollars. This includes video of all concert appearances (cameras are available for your use during rehearsals as well, and you also are welcome to bring your own). A $400 deposit will be required to reserve your spot after acceptance, with the remainder due before the start of ICF. Apartments can be provided in downtown Kyiv for very reasonable rates, or participants are welcome to seek their own accommodations.