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Auditions: Graduate/Certificate - Clarinet

All clarinet applicants are required to submit a pre-audition screening video by December 1.

First you must apply to the DePaul School of Music. After you submit your online application, you may upload your pre-audition recording at the following website:

All videos received after December 1 will only be considered based on the availability of audition times.​

Pre-screening Requirements

  • Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K 622, Movement I Exposition
  • Stravinsky Three Pieces, 2nd piece only
  • Two orchestral excerpts of the applicant's choice
Each piece should be recorded in a single take and uploaded as an individual track. Recordings of individual tracks edited together from multiple takes are not appropriate.​​


Live Audition Requirements

  • Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K 622, Movement I Exposition
  • Stravinsky Three Pieces, 2nd piece only​
  • Excerpts from:
​Beethoven: Symphony No. 8, third movement only
Brahms: Symphony No. 3, second movement Andante solo
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​
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