Audition & Program Requirements

Bachelor of Music: Cello

Prescreening required; must be video recording. Prescreening may or may not include accompaniment, at the discretion of the applicant.

Audition unaccompanied.

For Prescreening:

  • One étude by Popper or one caprice by Piatti
  • One movement from a Bach Suite
  • The exposition from a standard cello concerto

For Final Audition:

  • One étude by Popper and one caprice by Piatti OR two by either composer
  • Two contrasting movements from a Bach Suite
  • One movement from a standard cello concerto such as Boccherini, Haydn, Saint-Saëns, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Elgar, or Shostakovich

Other Degrees

Master of Music: Cello