Audition dates for studies commencing in the 2020-21 academic year will take place on February 29, 2020. The deadline to apply for an audition on this date is February 1, 2020.
We will be holding a second round of auditions on April 25 (with the exception of Piano auditions, which will take place on May 2). The deadline to apply for these April/May auditions is April 1, 2019.
While the Department of Music prides itself on teaching courses that explore a diverse range of musical genres and styles, our music programs focus on classical training.
Please find all the necessary steps below.
Apply to Audition
For applicants to the Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Education combined degrees, please complete and submit the following form: BMus and BMus/BEd Audition Application
For applicants who wish to take an Applied Music course as part of a program other than BMus or BMus/BEd, please complete and submit the following form: Applied Music Audition Application
Please submit these audition applications no later than February 1 for a March audition, or April 1 for an April/May audition. Please contact the Undergraduate Advisor, Stephen Tchir (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions or concerns.
Auditions are conducted in person. If you live more than 150 kilometres away, you are welcome to submit a recorded video audition (high-quality DVD mailed to the Department of Music general office, or high-quality digital video file sent to email@example.com) by February 15 if you wish to be evaluated in the first audition period, or April 15 if you wish to be evaluated in the second audition period.
Please ensure that you prepare the proper repertoire based on your instrument of study. The following is a list of specific audition material:
Note: String, Voice and Wind Instrument applicants are required to bring an accompanist. If you need recommendations for collaborative pianists, please contact the Undergraduate Advisor.