Organ Audition Requirements

UNDERGRADUATE REQUIREMENTS (BM, BME)

Strong candidates may be admitted without previous organ study, in which case they must successfully complete a piano audition. (Memorization of one work is sufficient.) Applicants already studying organ should audition on the organ, with repertoire including:

1. A work of Johann Sebastian Bach.
2. A composition from the 19th or 20th century.


GRADUATE REQUIREMENTS (MM, DMA)

All graduate applicants should prepare an audition consisting of one major work of J.S. Bach, along with contrasting works from at least two other style periods. Memorization for organ audition is optional.

• Applicants for the M.M. degree should be prepared to play for twenty minutes.
• Applicants for the D.M.A. degree should be prepared to play for thirty minutes