Program Requirements

Bachelor of Music: Harp

No prescreening round; audition unaccompanied.

Fall 2024 Audition Dates:

Early Decision: November 14 ||| Regular Decision: February 12 

Fall 2024 Audition Formats:

All applicants whose program requires an audition are asked to audition on campus. Virtual auditions will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

For Final Audition:

  • One technical étude, such as Bochsa, Pozzoli, or Schmidt
  • One orchestral excerpt or cadenza, such as:
    • Tchaikovsky, cadenza from The Nutcracker
    • Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique
    • Rimsky-Korsakov, Capriccio Espagnol
  • Two contrasting solos (cuts are acceptable) totaling no more than 8 minutes; examples include:
    • Grandjany, Fantasy on a Theme of Haydn
    • Salzedo, Chanson dans la Nuit
    • Prokofiev, Prelude in C Major "Harp"
    • Tournier, Etude de Concert