Bachelor of Music in Tuba Performance

David Kirk, faculty

Live audition date is January 27, 2018

Please submit your Audition Profile Form.


Once it has been received, your audition will be scheduled. Please note that there may be times in the season when scheduling is backlogged. If you have not heard from us by Jan. 5, 2018, please email us.

Prospective undergraduate students wishing to audition should contact David Kirk personally to discuss their application.

Required undergraduate live audition repertoire

Your audition program should be comfortable for you to play

  • All major/ minor scales in two octaves
  • Two contrasting ├ętudes - one ├ętude should be technical (Kopprasch, Blazhevic) and the other lyrical (Bordogni, Concone)
  • Three standard orchestral excerpts
  • Expect sight-reading

Undergraduate auditions should be performed entirely on Contrabass (BBb or CC) Tuba.

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