Undergraduate Audition Information
Applicants will have 12 minutes to perform for a faculty committee. A repertoire sheet should be presented at this time. This form will be mailed to applicants prior to the audition. In addition to prepared works, students should be ready to demonstrate technical studies and/or scales. Instrument audition guidelines can be found here.
Applicants with any jazz abilities should also schedule an additional 15-minute jazz audition to occur on the same day as the classical audition. It will consist of two required components and one optional one. For jazz drum set auditions, please see the percussion audition guidelines. This audition will be performed in addition to the classical audition. The results of the (supplemental) jazz audition will not be considered when evaluating an applicant's performance in the required classical audition.
Applicants should plan to spend at least half a day at the School of Music to complete the audition. Parents or guardians are invited to attend concurrent informational sessions while auditions and tests are conducted. A schedule of the day's events will be distributed on the audition day.
Still have questions? Contact Director of Admissions, Troy Centofanto.