Register for the Festival

The UMKC Summer Piano Festival will return Summer 2024

Pre-Screening Videos

Interested participants must submit a pre-screening audition video in order to be accepted into the festival. Prescreening videos will also be used to determine master class and closing recital performers, as well as competition winners. (Note: an extra fee is required if you would like to be considered for the competition) 

How to Submit: video submissions should be emailed to music-ce@umkc.ed

Participants must be accepted into the festival before registering. 


ONLINE Registration

Register online and pay by credit card:


Hard-copy forms are available upon request by emailing


To add parking to your enrollment, also enroll in:

Note: If you register online, you will need an account with our online registration software. Creating an account is easy and just requires some contact information. Please contact us if you have any trouble creating or accessing your account.

Need information about tuition? See our Festival Tuition and Fees page.

Refund Policy:
We do not offer refunds for our summer programs. All fees and deposits are non-refundable.

If the UMKC Summer Piano Festival is canceled by UMKC, a full refund will be issued.