Prospective Students

Undergraduate Information

Audition Dates*

January 24, 2023

February 24, 2023

**If these dates don't work, please contact Dr. Mertens for a personalized audition day.

Audition Requirements

In preparation for the audition, you will need to choose two excerpts of contrasting styles that best represent your highest technical and musical achievement. Movements of a sonata, concerto, or other standard solo repertoire are preferred. Students should also be prepared to perform from memory the chromatic and all major scales. In addition, a sight-reading excerpt will be required during the audition. 

More information can be about undergraduate admissions can be found here.

If you have questions and can’t find the answers in the online materials, please contact the Director of Admissions or Dr. Mertens

Graduate Information

Audition Dates**

January 24, 2023

February 24, 2023

**If these dates don't work, please contact Dr. Mertens for a personalized audition day.

Audition Requirements

Present a live twenty‐minute program with piano accompaniment representing recently studied repertoire. Perform all major and minor scales in full range. Sight‐reading and an interview are included in the audition process.

More information can be about graduate admissions can be found here.

If you have questions and can’t find the answers in the online materials, please contact the Director of Admissions or Dr. Mertens.

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