Audition Information

Auditions for the School of Music are held on Audition Days in the first half of the spring semester.  To find these audition dates please visit the School of Music homepage: www.usm.edu/music

Undergraduate Audition Requirements

  • All Major Scales
  • 2 Contrasting pieces, movements, or etudes
  • Sight-reading

Graduate Audition Requirements

  • 2 – 3 Contrasting pieces or movements that equal 20 minutes in length
  • Sight-reading
  • 3 Orchestral excerpts of your choice

To be considered for a graduate assistantship, all application materials must be submitted by February 1.  Application materials are available at the Graduate School Web page.  Candidates should visit here to submit the Graduate Assistant Intent Form.