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Auditions: Graduate/Certificate - Clarinet

​​Pre-screen Repertoire​ (Due December 1)

  • Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622, Movement I Exposition
  • Stravinsky 3 Pieces, 2nd piece only
  • Excerpts from:
    • ​Beethoven: Symphony No. 8, third movement only
    • Mendelssohn: Scherzo from "A Midsummer Night's Dream), beginning to bar 48

​Audition Repertoire​

Applicants have a choice between two audition formats: in person auditions or recorded submissions. Though recorded auditions are accepted, we strongly encourage applicants to audition on campus to benefit from the in-person experience of meeting our faculty and seeing our facilities. 


  • Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K 622, Movement I Exposition​
  • Stravinsky 3 Pieces, 2nd piece only
  • Excerpts from:
    • ​Beethoven: Symphony No. 8, third movement only
    • Mendelssohn: Scherzo from “A Midsummer Night's Dream", beginning to bar 48
    • Ravel: Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2, beginning (rehearsal #155) to bar 17 (one measure after rehearsal #157) AND Rehearsal #212 to the end of the piece​

Recorded Interview Questions (only applicable to those who select a recorded submission to audition)

​Please upload a video that is no longer than 2-3 minutes and responds to the below questions:
-       What is your musical background?
-       Why are you applying to DePaul?​​