All prospective and transfer students must apply for admission to NYU Steinhardt before scheduling an audition.
If you are applying for undergraduate early decision or require an audition after February 26, 2017, contact John Rojak, Brass Studies director, at 212-595-0129 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Music Education majors who play brass should schedule their audition through the Music Education program.
Undergraduate Audition Dates
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Early Decision I submissions should be received by November 1, and Early Decision II submissions should be received by January 1.
Though NYU's deadline for Spring transfer admission is November 1 and our deadline for Summer/Fall transfer admission is April 1, we suggest that you submit your Common Application one month in advance. Submitting early will leave you more time to schedule an audition.
Master’s Audition Dates
All Fall semester master’s and advanced certificate applicants who wish to be considered for talent-based scholarship awards must submit their application materials by January 6 and complete their audition by the last weekend of February.
U.S. students should also file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by February 1 to be considered for student loans and other school-based scholarships.
Doctoral candidates should contact John Rojak, Director of Brass Studies, for information about auditions and to schedule an audition.
Accompanists are not required or provided. Auditions may include sight-reading.
Prepare 2 contrasting études, one solo, and at least 2 orchestral excerpts.
Prepare 2 contrasting études, 2 contrasting solo movements, and at least 4 orchestral excerpts.
Perform four complete contrasting works. Please include at least one contemporary work. In addition, you should be prepared to present works that represent your area of specialization.