Double Bass Auditions


Sign-up for a live audition by completing a Graduate Audition Registration Form.


Audition Requirements:

Graduate Certificate in Music Performance and MM applicants-

  • First movement of a major concerto
  • Movement of a Bach cello suite
  • Standard excerpt from each of the following:
  • Beethoven Symphony #5
  • Mozart Symphony 35, 39, or 40 (applicant may choose)
  • Berlioz Symphony Fantastique, Mvt. 4, 3 bars after 50 through 52
  • Verdi “Othello” bass solo

​DMA applicants - add one piece of your choosing.


Complete a live audition on the date you selected! (If unable to attend a live audition, please contact the faculty member for your instrument/area).

Faculty contact:  Richard Ryan,

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