Master of Music in Bassoon Performance

Benjamin Kamins, faculty

Online Preliminary Submission by December 1, 2017

Online video is preferred, but audio is acceptable.

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

Required preliminary repertoire

  • One Milde étude Op. 24
  • One melodic étude of the applicant's choice
  • Three to five minute solo of the applicant's choice

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

Required graduate live audition repertoire

  • Concerto of the applicant's choice
  • One Milde étude Op. 24
  • A slow, melodic étude of the applicant's choice
  • Orchestral excerpts: Overture to Mozart's Marriage of Figaro, and the solo from Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade, movement 2

Live audition dates are February 2 and 5, 2018

Any questions regarding your application may be directed to Phyllis Smith.

Submit your digital application