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French Horn Auditions

These are the requirements for entry into all undergraduate degree programs.


  • Two-octave major scales
  • Sight reading
  • Two contrasting movements chosen from major concertos.
    • You may substitute one of these with a selection from the Kopprasch 60 Studies
    • No accompaniment is necessary.  ‚Äč

Examples of possible audition repertoire include:  

  • Mozart Concertos 1-4
  • Beethoven Sonata
  • Schumann Adagio and Allegro
  • Saint-Saens Morceau du Concert 
  • F. Strauss Concerto
  • Strauss Concerto #1
  • Dukas Villanelle
  • Gliere Concerto
  • Jacob Concerto

Faculty Contact: Paul Stevens, pstevens@ku.edu


Fall 2021 Audition Dates

Please note: due to Covid 19 concerns, KU School of Music will be offering video auditions in lieu of the live auditions.After submission of a video audition, students are encouraged to attend a faculty appointment over Zoom on one of the following  dates:  

Saturday, February 13, 2021 - Faculty appointment Date (all instruments and voice)

Saturday, February 20, 2021 - Faculty Appointment Date (all instruments and voice)

 

2021 Audition Registration

 

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


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