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Auditions & Repertoire

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Fall 2022

All applicants applying for a prescreened area for Fall 2022 will be required to upload prescreen recordings with the application. Applicants will be informed on December 22 if they are invited to attend an audition or have been denied in prescreening.

All applicants applying for a non-prescreened area for Fall 2022 should reference the requirements on the individual page for their area of study linked below.

2022 Repertoire Requirements and Dates

UPDATED JANUARY 7, 2022

All areas except for String & Piano Chamber Music, Artist Diploma, and Conducting applicants have been changed to a virtual or recorded format. Fall 2022 applicants received an email detailing the changes. Applicants who are no longer able to audition live in San Francisco will be invited to visit at a later date in February for tours, information sessions, panels, etc.

For those still auditioning live or visiting campus at a later date, proof of full vaccination against COVID-19, including a booster shot, will be required. The following vaccinations will be accepted: Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, BIBP/Sinopharm, and Sinovac-Coronovac. 

Dates are subject to change. To see audition repertoire requirements, please select your area of study below.

Bassoon, Contrabassoon 

January 23

Cello

*prescreening required

February 21
February 27

Clarinet, Bass Clarinet 

January 23
January 30

Collaborative Piano

February 6

Composition

*prescreening required

January 30
February 27

Conducting

*prescreening required

By appointment

Double Bass

February 14

Flute, Piccolo

February 27
February 28

Guitar

February 6
February 20

Harp

February 14 

Harpsichord

January 31

Historical Performance

January 31

Horn

January 24
January 31

Oboe, English Horn

January 30
January 31

Percussion

January 24
February 7

Piano

*prescreening required

January 23
January 31
February 6
February 7
February 20
February 21

Roots, Jazz, and American Music

*prescreening required

January 23
January 30

String & Piano Chamber Music

*prescreening required

February 27

Technology and Applied Composition

*prescreening required

February 6
February 7
February 20

Trombone (Tenor and Bass)

January 30
January 31

Trumpet

January 31
February 6

Tuba

January 31

Viola

*prescreening required

February 20
February 21
February 28

Violin

*prescreening required

January 24
February 7
February 14
February 28

Violin (Concertmaster Track)

*prescreening required

January 24
February 7
February 14
February 28

Voice

*prescreening required

January 23
January 30
February 6
February 27

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