Music Department - St. Cloud State University

Music Department - St. Cloud State University

 

Voice Entrance and Scholarship Auditions

  • Students auditioning for admission to a studio will perform one selection from memory, to be prepared from standard classical vocal repertoire.
  • Students auditioning for scholarship will perform two pieces of contrasting styles from memory.
  • An accompanist and a brief rehearsal with the accompanist will be provided prior to your audition time.
  • Appropiate audition repertoire may be chosen from the following:
    • Songs Through the Centuries, Carl Fischer
    • 24 Italian Songs and Arias, G. Schirmer
    • 26 Italian Songs and Arias, Alfred
    • 28 Italian Songs and Arias, G. Schirmer St. Cloud State University
    • The First Book of Soprano/Mezzo/Tenor/Baritone Solos, G. Schirmer
  • Students may be asked to demonstrate range, agility, intonation and tone quality through a series of vocalises.
  • Students will interview with the voice faculty to determine the student's musical background and music reading ability.
  • All students must demonstrate the ability to read music to be eligible for acceptance into a private studio.
Questions?
Dr. Daniel O'Bryant, Scholarship Committee Chair
dkobryant@stcloudstate.edu (320) 308-2280
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