Cello Auditions


Please note: due to Covid 19 concerns, KU School of Music will be offering video auditions in lieu of the live auditions.


Audition Requirements:

1) Two contrasting movements from a Bach Suite

2) The first movement of a standard concerto (i.e. Dvorak, Schumann, Haydn, Shostakovich, Prokofiev, etc.)

3) Another work of your choice which demonstrates an additional contrasting style or period

*​*DMA applicants, please prepare a 40‐minute program which incorporates the requirements above.  You may also include additional movements or works.**

Memorization is strongly encouraged but not required. Accompaniment is optional.


Complete a video audition and email link (YouTube or Vimeo) directly to the faculty member for your instrument/area.

Faculty contact: Hannah Collins, hannah.collins@ku.edu  

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