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Audition Information

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2019 - 2020 Audition Dates

November 16, 2019

February 1, 2020

February 22, 2020

March 7, 2020

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

Preparation for Audition

 

Keyboard: BM - Performance Major

  • Solos: THREE contrasting works (one being a sonata) 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.
  • Other: Memorization is required for all students applying to any degree program on piano.

Keyboard: BA and SRT Majors

  • Solos: TWO 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.
  • Other: Memorization is required for all students applying to any degree program on piano.
  • 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

More information on individual degree requirements is located here: Becoming an Undergraduate Music Major.