Audition & Program Requirements
Doctor of Musical Arts: Percussion Performance
Prescreening required; must be video recording.
The applicant must submit their prescreening online, and it must contain 30 minutes of music representing different styles and historical periods. Repertoire can be divided out into separate videos if desired. If reviewed favorably, the applicant will be invited to a final virtual audition round.
For Final Audition:
If invited to the final virtual audition round, the applicant will perform for and interview with a music faculty jury. Candidates are expected to prepare 45 minutes of music appropriate for the doctoral level. Selections should represent various styles and historical periods from the standard repertoire. The audition will last approximately 30 minutes. The applicant should perform selections used in the prescreening, but can also bring additional repertoire. Candidates will be required to submit their audition repertoire in advance.