Ensemble Auditions

Information about audition times, sign-up, and what to prepare may be found on the Ensemble Audition page of the SOMD website.  Should audition information specific to your instrument not yet be posted, please check back or contact studio faculty directly.

Studio Placement Auditions & Saxophone Workshop

Studio assignment placement auditions are required for all  incoming percussion, piano (level 171 and higher)and voice students, as well as all incoming string students who did not perform a live audition for the faculty.  Times are indicated below.

PERCUSSION      
Wednesday, September 20th 10:00 AM-1:30 PM Rm. 190

Studio placement auditions will coincide with ensemble auditions.  Sign up at https://music.uoregon.edu/ensembleauditions

New students:  Prepare one piece each on snare, timpani, and marimba.

Returning students:  Play repertoire you have been working on over summer.

PIANO      
Friday, September 22nd 10:00 AM-1:00 PM Beall Hall

For incoming majors placed at MUP 171 or higher; sign-up sheet outside Room 265.

For details about what to prepare, please contact Dr. Dossin.

SAXOPHONE WORKSHOP
Tuesday, September 19th 5:00-6:30 PM Rm. 163

Mandatory for all incoming and returning music majors whose primary instrument is saxophone.

All students: For details about what to prepare, please contact the Music Undergraduate Academic Advisor or Dr. Shner, whose contact information may be found at music.uoregon.edu/people/faculty.

STRINGS
Violin, Viola, Double bass:   Tuesday, September 19th 5:00 PM-7:00 PM Rm. 140

During WOW, sign-up sheets will be located outside Room 261.

Non-majors:  Students auditioning for level placement (in studio instruction) as non-music majors must perform a selection that demonstrates their current level of ability plus a scale (preferably 3 octaves).

Majors:  Students performing their live audition must prepare as outlined in audition requirements for admission (see http://pages.uoregon.edu/music/admission/docs/AudRequireCurrent_UG.pdf for undergraduate or http://pages.uoregon.edu/music/admission/docs/AudRequireCurrent_Grad.pdf for graduate.

Cello: Monday, September 25th 4:00 PM-6:00 PM Rm. 261

During WOW, sign-up sheets will be located outside Room 261.

Non-majors:  Students auditioning for level placement (in studio instruction) as non-music majors must perform a selection that demonstrates their current level of ability plus a scale (preferably 3 octaves).

Majors:  Students performing their live audition must prepare as outlined in audition requirements for admission (see http://pages.uoregon.edu/music/admission/docs/AudRequireCurrent_UG.pdf for undergraduate or http://pages.uoregon.edu/music/admission/docs/AudRequireCurrent_Grad.pdf for graduate.

Cello students enrolled in Symphony Orchestra may sign up for audition times at 5:30, 5:40 or 5:50 p.m.

VOICE
Thursday, September 21st 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Beall Hall

During WOW, a sign-up sheet will be located outside Room 127.

Perform one song for the voice faculty; a pianist will be provided.  It is fine to perform one of the songs performed at your original SOMD audition.

 

 

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