Director of Music Admissions
Reception - Admissions Assistant
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, 2013
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 $19 fee to use this service.
Live Audition dates are January 24, 25, 31 and February 1 and 7, 2014
Required undergraduate repertoire for both preliminary submission and live audition
Two classical solos of contrasting style, one in English and one in Italian.
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.