Live audition date is January 23, 2021
Prospective graduate students wishing to audition should contact David Kirk personally before starting their application.
Required graduate live audition repertoire
- All major/ minor scales and arpeggios in two octaves (one chromatic scale in three octaves)
- A solo piece or concerto movement of your choice
- Two contrasting (lyrical/technical) études
- Standard orchestral excerpts
- Expect sight-reading
If preferred, solo works may be performed on Bass Tuba, but graduate applicants should perform the majority (or all) of their audition on Contrabass Tuba. It is not necessary to transport two instruments to your audition.