Bachelor of Music in Clarinet Performance

Richie Hawley, clarinet

Online Preliminary Submission by 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.

Required preliminary repertoire is by video submission

  • Two contrasting études from C. Rose: 32 Etudes
  • Exposition only of Mozart Concerto. Opening 'til 154.

The submission must be played in a continuous unedited segment; any indication that there has been editing or that recording equipment was paused/stopped between selections will result in the disqualification of the application. All pieces should be played unaccompanied.

If you haven't heard from us by January 5, 2018, please email us.

Required undergraduate live audition repertoire

  • The entire Mozart Clarinet Concerto, K. 622
  • Two contrasting études from C. Rose: 32 Etudes
  • A prepared piece of the applicant’s choice, this can be from a sonata, unaccompanied piece or concerto
  • Orchestral excerpts (do not use excerpt books for these passages) Mendelssohn Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream, measures 1-48; Beethoven Symphony 6, 1st movement measures 476-492 & 2nd movement measures 69-77 Beethoven Symphony 8, movement 3 Menuetto (Trio)

Applicants will also be expected to demonstrate sight-reading ability with material chosen by the instructor.

Live auditions will be held on January 27, 2018

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

Submit your digital application