All students planning to major or minor in music must complete admission requirements as determined by the Department of Music and Performing Arts. Prospective students should apply for admission to UNK before performing an audition. Music majors and minor must choose an area of applied music and meet the proficiency standards of the Department for admission and graduation. All new students will audition to determine their performance level. Refer to Audition/Scholarship Information for specific audition literature requirements. All incoming students including transfer students will also take placement test in the areas of theory, ear training, sight singing, piano skills, and performance.Scholarships are available, and are determined based on the audition. Students who wish to be considered for scholarship are strongly encouraged to appear in person to audition. Scholarships available to music majors (and minors) include:
Students should prepare two pieces (songs) of contrasting style to perform for the music faculty; an additional exam in sight-reading will be administered. An audiocassette, CD or DVD may be submitted for admittance to any program in lieu of a live audition in circumstances when a live audition is not possible.
2015 Audition Schedule:
Online Audition Form
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