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Auditions: Graduate/Certificate

Fall 2021 Applicants:​​ 

​​Auditions will not be held in person this year and will instead be replaced by recorded video submissions to your application portal. 

  • ​Classical vocalists and violinists will be required to submit a pre-screen by January 5 (extended deadline) and will then submit the audition video only if invited to do so. 

  • For all other instruments: video submissions must be uploaded by February 1.​

All graduate Performance and Jazz Studies applicants are required to audition. (Applicants for classical Composition or Music Education do not need to audition.) 

Classical vocalists and violinists must submit a pre-audition screening video by January 5 (extended deadline). Each piece for the pre-screening should be recorded in a single take and uploaded as an individual track. Recordings of individual tracks edited together from multiple takes are not acceptable.

All instrumental auditions are unaccompanied. Voice auditions are accompanied. 

All woodwind auditions should be performed on the principal instrument of each woodwind family: flute, oboe, Bb/A clarinet, bassoon, and alto saxophone.

All graduate Music Education and Composition applicants must also register for an interview. Please register with the following links:

Music Education