The academy, to be held directly before the competition from Monday, August 6 to Saturday, August 11, will be taught by Mitzi Meyerson of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin. There will be at least 10 harpsichords from various geographic and chronological schools of building available, with ample practice time. Tuition is $400 and accommodation is available at reasonable rates in the University of Maryland's air-conditioned dormitories. The online application is due by June 1; along with an unedited CD of a recent performance. Admission will be limited to 20 participants. All candidates will be notified of their acceptance status by June 15, 2012. The decisions of the selection committee cannot be challenged.
For Ms. Meyerson's biography go here.
To apply for the academy only go here.