Music Department

Cello Festival Virtual Participation Application

Due to COVID-19 protocol, in-person registration is now full.  Please contact Dr. Ka-Wai Yu the Festival Director ( if you have any questions or want to be on the waiting list for in-person registration. Thank you for your understanding.
We do continue accept registration for virtual participants in the Cello Festival – watching livestream broadcast of the concerts, and participating in all workshop sessions through Zoom.

Registration fee: $45, including access to all classes, cello ensemble sessions, concerts, and more
(Free registration for Dixie State University full-time students and ASTA members)

Cello Festival Virtual Application

Participant Information

(Adult Sizes Only)

Proficiency Level

All participants will be assigned to one of the following three cello ensembles. Please choose your cello playing level below. The ensemble directors and artist teachers of the Festival reserve rights on final ensemble and seating arrangement decisions.

Festival Soloists – advanced and professional players; treble, tenor and bass clefs with frequent use of higher and thumb positions
ACelloRondo – intermediate players; 1st-4th positions and in bass clef, with occasional tenor-clef passages in 5th-7th positions.
Ensemble Bravo – young and young-by-heart beginners; music stays in first position with limited bowing complexities.

Comfort level in clef-reading using the scale 1, 2 or 3 (3 being most comfortable)
Would you like to perform a solo in one of the “Chamber Music in the Foyer” concert series (during breakfast & lunch) on September 19?
*For advanced students only; selection by video audition (and teacher’s recommendation if needed). Submit YouTube link (2-4 minutes) to the Director through email by September 1, 2020. Additional accompanist fee may be required if chosen to perform.


For September 19 choose one workshop per session that you would like to attend.
10:30-11:30am Session
11:30am-12:15pm Session
4:15-5:15pm Session