Audition page

Audition dates for 2016/2017 are: 

February 27, 2015

(if you have a conflict, we can accomodate other dates, but please email

bernardo.scarambone@eku.edu for more information)

Below you will find information about piano audition requirements:

Undergraduate Degrees

Performance

o   Two contrasting pieces originally written for the piano from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century or Impressionistic eras.

o   All pieces should be memorized

o   Approximately 10-15 minutes of music

o   Sight-reading

o   Student should prepare four major and four harmonic minors scales and Arpeggios, hands together, at least two octaves, parallel motion. 

 

Music Education/Music Industry

o   Two contrasting pieces originally written for the piano from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century or Impressionistic eras.

o   Memorization encouraged, but not required

o   Approximately 10 minutes of music

o   Sight-reading

o   Student should prepare two major and two harmonic minors scales and Arpeggios, hands together encouraged, at least two octaves, parallel motion. 

 

Graduate Degrees

Performance

o   Three to Four contrasting pieces originally written for the piano from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century or Impressionistic eras.

o   All pieces should be memorized

o   At least 20 minutes of music

o   Sight-reading

 

Music Education

o   Two to Three contrasting pieces originally written for the piano from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century or Impressionistic eras.

o   Memorization encouraged

o   At least 15 minutes of music

o   Sight-reading

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