Artist Diploma in Trumpet Performance

Barbara Butler, faculty
Charlie Geyer, faculty

Online preliminary submission due December 1, 2017

The green icon labeled "Preliminary Dropbox" at the bottom of this page will lead you to the Rice University portal for Acceptd, an online repository for preliminary audition materials. There is a $24 fee to use this service.

Preliminary submission is by video and should include the following:

  • Haydn Concerto (1st mvt complete)
  • Honegger Intrada (complete)
  • Charlier Étude No. 2 Du Style in B-flat (complete)

If you have not heard from us by January 5, 2018, please email us.

Required graduate live audition repertoire

  • Haydn Concerto (1st mvt, complete with cadenza)
  • Honegger Intrada (complete)
  • Charlier Étude No. 2 Du Style in B-flat(complete)
  • Bitsch Étude of your choice, not including lyrical ones (complete)
  • Orchestral Excerpts: 1947 Stravinsky Petrouchka (ballerina solo), Resphigi Pines of Rome (1st mvt and off-stage lyrical solo), Mahler Symphony No. 5 (1st mvt complete), Bach Magnificat (opening)
  • Scales, sight-reading and transposition

Live auditions will be held January 26, 2018

Any questions regarding your application may be directed to Geoffrey Scott.

Submit your digital application