Master of Music in Flute Performance

Leone Buyse, faculty

Online Preliminary Submission by December 1, 2014

The preliminary submission is by video and should include two contrasting movements from the Bach Partita in A minor or from a Bach Sonata (accompaniment required) and two contrasting movements from a Mozart concerto (accompaniment required). In addition, please include one contrasting work of your choice and several orchestral excerpts.

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Required graduate live audition repertoire
  1. Two contrasting movements from either the Bach Partita in A Minor or one of the following: Bach Sonatas: B Minor, A Major, E Minor or E Major.
  2. First & second movement expositions from the Mozart Concerto in G Major KV 313.
  3. Two other works representing different styles from the standard repertoire. Only two contrasting movements of any multiple movement work are required.
  4. Brahms: Symphony No. 4, solo from movt. IV
    Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, opening four bars and mm. 21-30
    Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis, solo from movt. III
    St. Saƫns: Voliere from Carnival of the Animals
    Stravinsky: Variation from The Firebird

    At least one of the four works should be from memory.
    No accompanist is required for the audition.
Live auditions will be held on January 23 and February 6, 2015.

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

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