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Graduate Auditions

2014-15 Audition Admission Schedule 

- deadlines for receipt of  Audition Request AND supporting documents
(resume and recommendation letters) is TWO WEEKS prior to the audition dat
e

Texas State School of Music uses Slideroom audition software.  Click here after September 15th to access the Slideroom audition page.


November 1, 2014 for Spring 2015 admission*       

January 31, 2015, for Fall 2015 admission                

February 21, 2015, for Fall 2015 admission              

March 7, 2015, for Fall 2015 admission                     

 

*no scholarship consideration


Graduate Admission Checklist

Please refer to this list often throughout your application and Audition process

Your audition will consist of the following:

  • You will prepare a program of six memorized songs, representing major style periods and languages (English, Italian/Latin, German, French).  You will choose and sing one piece; the faculty may choose to hear more at their discretion.

  • You will also be asked to perform a monologue of no more than one minute in length, from a time period no earlier than 1900.

  • You may also be asked to do some exercises in pitch-matching, range, etc., also at the faculty's discretion.

 

Please bring to the audition:

  • 10 copies of the list of the repertoire you have prepared for the audition

  • A copy of each of the pieces on your list for the provided accompanist

 

ALL MUSIC MUST BE MEMORIZED