The Festival is offered at the following cost depending on your enrollment category and your housing preferences. The basic fee listed below assumes double occupancy housing at Haus der Begegnung, Step-Gästehaus and Weinhaus Wagner for rooms without a/c.

  • Chorus members - basic fee of $1,450
  • Orchestra members - basic fee of $795 (the remainder of the fee is subsidized by the Burgenland government)
  • Observers (non-performing friends and family members) - basic fee of $1,525
  • Piano Seminar participants – basic fee of $1,525 for teachers and observers; $1,575 for piano performers

There is a non-refundable registration fee of $50 if you register prior to the registration deadline of February 15 for orchestra, chorus, and observers and March 1 for piano seminar participants. After the registration deadline, the registration fee is $100. This is in addition to your festival tuition.

The festival fee tuition includes all housing from the first evening of the Festival through the morning of the final day; daily breakfasts; several receptions, which include light food; bus transportation from the Vienna airport to Eisenstadt and return to the Vienna airport at the end of the Festival; local bus transportation and guided tours according to the official Festival itinerary; and all academic offerings of the Festival. There are optional day tours to significant historical sites, which are extra. The basic fee does not include air transportation to or from Vienna, which must be arranged by each Festival participant or observer. Each choral singer is required to bring a choral score of each of the works to the festival, as these are not provided. (Refer to the "Festival Repertoire" section for the choral editions used.)

  • Haus der Begegnung - Basic fee for double or triple room occupancy only. No single rooms or a/c.
  • Step-Gästehaus - Basic fee for double and single rooms without a/c.
  • Weinhaus Wagner - Basic fee for double rooms without air-conditioning (Zweigelt and Weissburgunder); add $95 per person for double rooms with a/c (Blaufrankisch, Grüner Veltliner, Traminer) and $115 per person for the Rose Room which is a double room with a/c. For the Einklang Natur Suite (with a/c), add $195 per person. For the Gewürtztraminer Suite (with a/c) which can sleep from 2-4 persons, additional cost is $95 per person for 4 people, $150 per person for 3 people, and $325 per person for 2 people. Prices include daily breakfast buffet.
  • Hotel Ohr - Add $100 per person for standard double room without a/c; add $195 per person for standard double room with a/c. Limited number of single rooms available; add $225 to basic fee for single room without a/c and $295 for single room with a/c.

IMPORTANT: There are a limited number of air conditioned rooms available at Weinhaus Wagner and Hotel Ohr, so requests for air-conditioned rooms should be made early. For additional information about housing, please refer to the Accommodations section.


Once your registration is confirmed, the festival will email an account statement to you which includes a payment schedule. For those who prefer to make multiple payments, your account balance can be divided over several payments with due dates of Feb. 1, April 1, and June 1.

Make all checks or money orders payable to Classical Music Festival and mail to:
Classical Music Festival
Attn: Cathy Griffin
4721 Lake Front Drive
Norman, OK 73072

Payments can also be made using PayPal at

Contact Us:

Phone: (405) 217-2358
Address: Classical Music Festival, 4721 Lake Front Drive, Norman, OK 73072