Master of Music in Voice Performance

Stephen King, faculty
Barbara Paver, faculty
Julie Simson, faculty

Online Preliminary Submission by December 1, 2017

Preliminary audition is by video submission. Please include three selections in contrasting styles and languages (must include one aria and one art song).

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 repertoire for the live audition

  • Three songs, one each in English, French, and German
  • Three arias in contrasting styles and original languages, at least one aria in Italian

The above selections must be a representation of each of the following periods: Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and music composed after 1950 to the present.

Live audition dates are January 19, 20, 26, 27 and February 2, 2018

Any questions regarding your application may be directed to Geoffrey Scott

Submit your digital application