Audition & Program Requirements

Master of Music: Classical Guitar

No prescreening; audition unaccompanied.

Fall 2023 Audition Formats:

Applicants will have the option to audition on campus or live on Zoom. Those auditioning on Zoom are also required to submit recordings of all their audition repertoire. Audition recordings must be submitted via the applicant's Graduate Application. 

For Final Audition:

  • Contrasting movements from a Bach lute suite or another equivalent work from the 16th- through 18th-century repertoire
  • Sonata, fantasy, or theme and variations by 19th-century composers such as Sor, Giuliani, Mertz, Regondi, or an equivalent work from early 20th-century repertoire by Ponce, Turina, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, or Torroba
  • Major 20th-century work by Britten, Brouwer, Ginastera, Henze, Walton, or equivalent.

Other Degrees

Bachelor of Music: Classical Guitar