Popular Voice Audition Requirements

Popular Voice Audition Requirements

Undergraduate:

  • Two contrasting songs: one up-tempo and one ballad from two different periods (pre and post 1980).  Each song should not exceed 4 minutes duration.
  • The audition will comprise selections from the applicant’s audition material, an interview, and a brief theory and ear training test.

Honours:

  • Three songs in the popular music style of your choice. Applicants should choose material that demonstrates the level of their performance and, if applicable, songwriting skills.  Each song should not exceed 4 minutes duration.
  • The audition will comprise selections from the applicant’s audition material, and an interview to discuss the applicants music background and research aims.

 

All applicants are expected to perform with live backing. No accompanist will be provided. Performing solely with backing tracks is not recommended.