How to Audition for Artist Diploma in Classical Instrumental Performance

How to Audition for Artist Diploma in Classical Instrumental Performance

All prospective students must apply for admission to NYU Steinhardt before scheduling an audition. Apply for the Artist Diploma.

Schedule Your Audition

Schedule an audition in New York City.

Schedule an audition in Michigan, Texas, or South Florida.

If you cannot audition in person, you may submit an audition video online via GetAcceptd.

If you require an audition after February 17, 2019, contact Wayne du Maine, Director of Brass Studies, at wd37@nyu.edu.

Audition Dates

New York City

Saturday, February 9, 2019
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Regional

Interlochen, Michigan: Saturday, February 2, 2019
Houston, Texas: Monday, February 11, 2019
West Palm Beach, Florida: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Please note:

  • All Fall semester master’s and artist diploma 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.
  • US 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.

Audition Details and Requirements

  • Accompanists are not required or provided.
  • Auditions may include sight-reading.
  • Prepare two contrasting études, two contrasting solo movements, and at least four orchestral excerpts.