Registration Form:

POI is open for string players of all levels, from professional/college to beginners. The application and audition process for POI is easy and straightforward:


Upload an audition video to YouTube  

We don't ask for any specific repertoire. Simply record 3 to 8 minutes of your best playing. Once uploaded, make sure the video is not set to "private." We recommend you set it to "unlisted." 


Fill out the form below to apply online. 

We'll need some basic information about you as well as the link to your audition video. You will also be able to tell us if you wish to apply for a scholarship or assistantship.


Required forms:


If you have not submitted the required forms, these are due immediately. We cannot check you in if you don't send these forms in advance!!!

1. Liability Waiver Form at

2.Medical/Emergency form at

3. POI requires that you provide proof of health insurance, valid at least for the entire duration of the festival. Please scan and email proof of health insurance to 


Note: The online application is not available on the mobile version of this page. If you're on a mobile device, please come back to this page and fill out the application from a computer.

To request more information:



MSO Director of Education and POI Artistic Director

Alex Encinas

You can also request more information with this form: