Director of Music Admissions
Mailing Address and Phone
Shepherd School of Music
Rice University – MS 532
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892
Online Preliminary Submission by December 1, 2012
Preliminary submission is by video and is identical to the live audition requirements.
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 $20 fee to use this service.
Live Audition dates are January 18, 25, 26 and February 1, 2 and 8, 2013
Required undergraduate repertoire for both preliminary submission and live audition
Two classical selections of your own choice, one of which must be in English.
Transfer applicants: Prepare one early Italian song, an aria from an opera or oratorio, and two songs of contrasting style and language. One of your selections must be in English.
Any questions regarding your application can be directed to Geoffrey Scott.