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Audition Information

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2021-2022 Audition Dates

November 13, 2021

December 4, 2021

February 5, 2022

March 5, 2022

An audition is required for consideration of acceptance into all music degrees.

All audition dates above are for Fall 2021 acceptance consideration only.

If you are interested in Spring 2021 consideration, visit this page

and follow the instructions under Step 2

https://www.music.txstate.edu/prospectivestudents/BecomingaMusicMajor.html

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Preparation for Audition

 

Keyboard: BM - Performance Major

  • Solos: THREE (3) contrasting works (one being a sonata) contrasting works chosen from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionistic and Contemporary periods.
  • Sight-reading: Required. The ability to read without interruption in a steady tempo will be tested.
  • Memorization is required for all students applying to any degree program on piano. 
  • Renditions and covers of popular music will not be accepted in place of classical music selections.

Keyboard: BA and SRT Majors

  • Solos: TWO (2) contrasting works chosen from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionistic and Contemporary periods. Renditions and covers of popular music will not be accepted in place of classical music selections.
  • Sight-reading: Required. The ability to read without interruption in a steady tempo will be tested.
  • Memorization is required for all students applying to any degree program on piano.
  • Renditions and covers of popular music will not be accepted in place of classical music selections.

 

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  • Prepare for Music Theory Diagnostic & Aural Skills Test
  • Audition Day: Registration: between 8:30am - 9:00am
    (Those who register first, audition first)
  • General Meeting: 9:00am
  • Auditions begin: 9:30am Theory diagnostic & aural skills test