Department of Music Entrance Auditions

FALL 2021

Due to public health considerations resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, all auditions must be submitted as video links.
Undergraduate Applicants

Auditions are required for all applicants, including:
•    Incoming Freshman and Transfer Students
•    Music as Primary or Secondary Major
•    Current UCI student seeking to change major to Music or add Music as a second major

Pre-screen Auditions - Vocal Arts ONLY

•    Pre-screen auditions apply only to undergraduate Vocal Arts applicants.
•    DEADLINE: Submit by December 15th, 2020 at 11:59pm (PST). Submissions received after this date will not be considered.
•    Applicants who pass the pre-screen will be invited to submit a final audition.
•    Repertoire requirements for pre-screening auditions are the same as for the final audition.
•    View Vocal Arts Repertoire Requirements
•    Submit a Vocal Arts Pre-screen Audition (link available November 1st)

Submit a Video Audition - Instruments and eligible Vocal Arts applicants (who have passed the pre-screen audition)

•    DEADLINE: Submit by January 1st, 2021 at 11:59pm (PST). Submissions received after this date will not be considered.
•    View Repertoire Requirements
•    Submit a Video Audition (link available November 1st)

Graduate Applicants

Auditions are required for Graduate M.F.A. applicants in the following emphases:
•    Collaborative Piano and/or Piano Performance
•    Guitar & Lute Performance
•    Instrumental Performance
•    Vocal Arts

Graduate applicants should contact the appropriate faculty instructor to arrange submission of your video audition. DO NOT use the above link for Undergraduate applicants.