Master of Music in Piano Chamber Music and Accompanying

Brian Connelly, faculty
Virginia Weckstrom, faculty

Online preliminary submission due December 1, 2017

Upload a video recording of a chamber music or duo performance that should be at least 20 minutes long and of the highest possible sound quality.

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.

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

Required graduate audition repertoire

  • At least two solo works of different historical periods, to be performed from memory.
  • An entire standard duo-sonata for piano and a wind or string instrument. The selection of this work must be approved by the faculty, and the school will, if possible, provide you with a partner.
  • Sight-reading and an interview may be required.

Live auditions will be held February 12, 2018

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

Submit your digital application