The audition must be memorized and include two classical songs in varying styles or tempi:

 

One song from 26 Italian Songs & Arias, Published by Alfred

AND

One additional English, German or French art song

(Ex:  Britten, Quilter, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Faure)

OR

Sacred Art Song/Oratorio

(Ex:  O Rest in the Lord, I Know That My Redeemer Liveth, Panis Angelicus, Ave Verum)

 

All students should also be prepared to sight read at the audition.

A staff accompanist will be provided for voice auditions only.  All other auditions will be performed unaccompanied.  Vocalists, please inform us of your song titles or send, scan or fax your sheet  music to the Music Office two weeks prior to your audition date. You will be able to rehearse with the accompanist before your audition.