The Gifted Music School Conservatory

The Conservatory at Gifted Music School is an international-level, full-scholarship program for serious and hard-working music students (ages 8-18). Admittance is by audition only. The program nurtures and provides a learning environment where students are inspired by their teachers as well as their peers. Many will pursue music careers, while others will succeed in the academic field. The program's goal is to inspire tomorrow's leaders and artists. Students are taught and mentored by world-level artists and pedagogues. GMS faculty are some of the most respected teachers in their field.
Classes include music theory, solfege, performance classes, music history, piano literature, woodwind literature, piano ensemble, chamber music, string sectionals, and orchestral music with Conner Covington, Utah Symphony Associate conductor.


The Gifted Music School Conservatory Class of 2019 received over $1,000,000 total in scholarship offers.

Listed below are a few of the universities and conservatories that reflect the caliber of scholarship and knowledge acquired at Gifted Music School.

Berklee College of Music
Brigham Young University
The Colburn School
Curtis Institute of Music
Harvard University
New England Conservatory
Peabody Conservatory of Music
Princeton University
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Stanford University
The Juilliard School
University of Michigan
University of Utah
Yale University                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        


Due to the restrictions on public gatherings during this COVID-19 pandemic, our usual in-person auditions will not take place this year. Auditions for the 2021-2022 school year will be comprised of two rounds. This application is your preliminary audition. Applications, including videos, will be accepted from March 1 until May 8. Students who pass this preliminary round of video auditions will be invited to perform live for our adjudicators online on May 22.

Start an application and view audition requirements by visiting

Bear Quartet, Gold Prize winners at the 2019 St. Paul Chamber Competition