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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 ONE WEEK prior to the audition dat

Texas State School of Music uses Slideroom audition software.  Click HERE to access the Online Audition Application

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