Performance Audition Procedure

 

Audition Registrations for 2015 Mid-year Entry are now OPEN!  Click here.

 

Once registrations have closed for performance auditions, we will schedule auditions and notify all applicants by email. For mid-year performance auditions, you can expect to receive your confirmation by July 1st.  For 2016 entry performance auditions that will be held in September/October, you can expect to receive your confirmation by the end of the second week of September. For performance auditions that are to be held in December, you can expect to receive your  confirmation by the end of the first week in of November.

In the meantime, you should prepare for your audition.

  • Undergraduate applicants: two contrasting works (e.g. style, period, composer), no longer than 15 minutes altogether.
  • Honours applicants: three contrasting works (e.g. style, period, composer), no longer than 30 minutes altogether.

Interstate applicants

You are expected to attend the scheduled audition if you are applying for the performance program. When you register you can choose to audition in Canberra, Sydney or Clayton. If you cannot attend, please follow instructions provided in your confirmation email.

Offshore International Applicants

Contact Arts Student Services for information on how to submit a recorded audition.

 

  • Undergraduate: Two contrasting pieces (e.g. style, period, composer), no longer than 15 minutes altogether.Honours: Three contrasting works (e.g. style, period, composer), no longer than 30 minutes altogether. The audition will comprise selections from the applicant’s audition material and a brief interview Technical work and/or sight reading may also be requested at the audition. If the piece(s) chosen require/s Read more
  • The audition process will comprise selections from the applicant’s audition material, improvising over a chord progression (which will be supplied in the audition), ear training test and sight reading. Read more