Conduct a prepared selection with piano accompaniment, make musical determinations at sight, and play designated sections of choral open score—two adjacent and two non-adjacent parts.
Applicants are required to interview with members of the Music Faculty and may optionally perform an audition on any instrument or voice using the criteria listed above.
A major Bach Prelude and Fugue, a large Romantic work, and a work by a composer born after 1930.
Four memorized pieces to include one Baroque work (e.g., a Prelude and Fugue of Bach), a sonata from the Classical period, a work from the Romantic period, and either an Impressionist or Twentieth-Century work.
A memorized 20-minute program consisting of contrasting works from the standard literature.
Voice Performance and Pedagogy
Five selections from western classical repertoire, in a minimum of four languages. One selection must be an aria from opera or oratorio.