Audition & Program Requirements

Master of Music: Double Bass

No prescreening; audition unaccompanied.

For Final Audition*:

  • Two contrasting solo pieces
  • One movement from J.S. Bach, Suites for Violoncello
  • Choose a total of five orchestral excerpts from:
    • Mozart, Symphony 35, 39, 40
    • Beethoven, Symphony 3, 5, 7, 9
    • Brahms, Symphony 1, 2
    • Strauss, any standard tone poem

*NOTE: Fall 2021 double bass auditions must be entirely prerecorded and there will not be any live virtual auditions. Further information will be sent directly to applicants. 

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Bachelor of Music: Double Bass