Bachelor of Music in Double Bass Performance

Paul Ellison, faculty
Timothy Pitts, faculty


Online Preliminary Submission by December 1, 2016

Preliminary submission is by video and should include the live audition repertoire.

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 undergraduate repertoire for both preliminary submission and live audition

» Two contrasting movements of a standard double bass concerto or comparable works from the standard double bass solo repertoire

» Three orchestral excerpts from the standard orchestral repertoire

» Two movements of a solo Bach Suite in any key

Live auditions will be held January 20, 23 and 27, 2017

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

Submit your digital application