Oboe Auditions

These are the requirements for entry into all undergraduate programs.


  • Scales
    1. Full-range chromatic
    2. All major scales
    3. Minor scales in any form up to four sharps and four flats.  
  • Two solo selections demonstrating contrasting style and tempo. Selections may be from the same work.  

Suggested repertoire includes concerti or sonatas by:

  • Marcello
  • Haydn
  • Vivaldi
  • Handel
  • Saint Saëns
  • Poulenc.
  • Etudes by Ferling or Barret are also acceptable. 

Faculty Contact: Margaret Marco, mmarco@ku.edu


Audition Dates

(For entry into the Fall 2018 semester) 

 SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2018: Prairie Winds Festival participants only.                 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2018: Regular Audition Date - all instruments and voice.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2018: Regular Audition Date - all instruments and voice.

If you cannot attend a live audition date, contact musicrecruiting@ku.edu to make other arrangements.


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