The preliminary submission is by video and the repertoire is one movement from a Bach Cello Suite and one movement from a concerto.
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.
» Two contrasting movements from a Bach Cello Suite
» One movement of a Classical or major concerto
» One movement of a contrasting work
It is recommended that the Bach and concerto be memorized.
Any questions regarding your application can be directed to Phyllis Smith.