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Undergraduate Auditions


STEP 1: SIGN UP

  • Fall 2018 admission: email the professor of your applied instrument/voice to arrange your audition.
  • Fall 2019 admission: KU application opens July 1. Once you have submitted your application, select "Auditions: Registration" from the menu on the left to sign up. Applicants must be academically admissible to audition for the School of Music.  

STEP 2: PREPARE

  • Select "What to Prepare" from the menu on the left.
  • Select the instrument(s) you want to audition on for specific requirements.
  • Please read carefully, as some auditions vary by degree program! ​​

STEP 3: AUDITION

  • Attend a live audition date for the KU School of Music!
  • If you cannot attend a live audition, email musicrecruiting@ku.edu to make other arrangements.​

Audition Deadlines

DECEMBER 1 - Submission of pre-screening videos for BM Piano Performance (details may be found at Piano - BM Performance)

FEBRUARY 1  - Registration for February audition dates closes


Fall 2018 Audition Dates:

Contact the professor of your applied instrument/voice to schedule your audition.

 

Fall 2019 Audition Dates:

Saturday, February 2, 2018 - Prairie Winds Festival participants only (winds, brass, percussion)

Saturday, February 9, 2018 - Regular Audition Date (all instruments and voice)

Saturday, February 16, 2018 - Regular Audition Date (all instruments and voice)


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