Summer Programs

Apply to NYU/ASCAP Foundation Film Scoring Workshop in Memory of Buddy Baker

Applying to this non-credit program consists of two steps:

Step 1: Submitting Your Online Application

You must first complete our online admissions application in order to submit your audition materials.

What to expect when completing the online application

Step 2: Uploading Your Audition Submission & Supplemental Material

After you submit your application successfully, you will be sent an email link to the website GetAcceptd where you can upload your audition material and pay the $55 application fee.

Audition Requirements

 Virtuosic Multi-Instrumentalists Track

  • Participant Applicants: Submit a one page bio and 2 or 3 digital music pieces in audio (or video, if available) file recording. For each piece, submit a PDF detailing which sequencer and sample libraries were used and anything you consider relevant to your composing process. You can also submit, optionally, scores or sketches.
  • Auditors are automatically admitted into the workshop and do not need to submit audition materials but must complete a "Get Acceptd" profile and pay the $55 non-refundable fee.

Orchestral Ensemble

  • Participant Applicants: Submit a one page bio and 2 or 3 music cues--at least one orchestral--with notated scores. The orchestration may include electronic elements and the size of the ensembles might vary, but you need to demonstrate the ability to write music for a large orchestral ensemble.
  • Auditors are automatically admitted into the workshop and do not need to submit audition materials but must complete a "Get Acceptd" profile and pay the $55 non-refundable fee.

Please note: You must have your application number available in order to successfully begin the audition submission step (provided when completing the online application - step 1).

What to expect when completing the online application


International Students: See special instructions for International Applicants.

Current NYU students: See the special application procedure listed under Information for Current NYU StudentsDo not follow these above steps.