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Contact information can be found in the Voice Faculty page.

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Graduate Auditions

How Do I Audition?

STEP 1.  Read through the degree programs on this site to determine the program that interests you.

STEP 2.  Follow the Graduate College Admission Checklist - please refer to this list often throughout your application and audition process. 

STEP 3.  Click here to access the Slideroom online Audition Application Form.

Entering Masters Candidates

Your audition will consist of the following:

SIX MEMORIZED SELECTIONS.  These songs should represent major contrasting 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.  An accompanist will be provided. Students must provide the accompanist with the music for all pieces in the proper keys.

Please bring to the audition: 10 copies of the list of the repertoire you have prepared for the audition.