Graduate audition requirements

• A standard concerto

Recommending: Mozart Concerto ( Movement I); Jean Françaix Concerto (Movement I); or Nielsen Concerto;

• An unaccompanied work

Recommending: Anything will work !! Too many of them!

• A short work of the candidate’s choice demonstrating virtuosity and stylistic contrast.

Recommending: Debussy Rhapsody or Jean Françaix Theme and Variations

• Three contrasting excerpts from the standard orchestral repertoire

Recommending: Beethoven Symphony No.6; Kodaly Dance of Galanta; Mendelssohn Scherzo from Midnight’s Summer Dream;

• Comprehensive knowledge of scale and related studies

Graduate Assistantship