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Music Audition

Early Action Live Audition Day – Saturday, November 16, 2013

(Deadline for Submission of Early Action Audition Materials is November 8, 2013)

Regular Decision Live Audition Day - Saturday, January 25, 2014
(Deadline for Submission of Regular Decision Audition Materials is January 17, 2014)

Audition Form Instructions

Auditions are held for admission to the Music Major and the Minor, and for consideration for Major-, Minor-, or selected Ensemble scholarships


Below are the guidelines for various applied emphases:

STRINGS
(violin, viola, cello, double bass)
Two pieces from different historical periods, preferably in contrasting styles

VOICE
Two classical art songs, opera or operetta arias, or traditional folk songs, one in a language other than English

PERCUSSION
Two pieces performed on any of the following: drum set, marimba, snare drum, timpani

PIANO
Two pieces from different historical periods, preferably in contrasting styles

GUITAR
Two pieces, preferably in contrasting styles


In all cases DO NOT USE ORIGINAL WORKS for your applied audition. Please feel free to submit original works in addition to your audition works, particularly if you are interested in declaring a composition concentration.

1. Remember to fill in or correct all contact information on the Music Audition Form & Instructions 2013-2014.

2. Remember to list the major(s) and minor, if applicable, that you plan to pursue at LMU.

Should you have any questions about the audition process or the music program in general, please contact us:

 

Tel: (310) 338-5386
Fax: (310) 338-6046
Email: lmumusic@lmu.edu
Website: http://cfa.lmu.edu/programs/music/

Mail: Loyola Marymount University
Department of Music
1 LMU Drive, MS-8347
Los Angeles, CA 90045