Graduate Audition Requirements

ORGAN

Audition material should consist of three contrasting works or movements lasting 30 minutes (memorization not required), and taken from the following:

MM Degree

  • A major prelude and fugue or a trio sonata by J.S. Bach
  • A selection of various pieces from different styles/periods.

DMA Degree

  • A major prelude and fugue or a trio sonata by J.S. Bach
  • A pre-Bach work (Buxtehude, Bruhns, Couperin, Grigny, etc.)
  • A work from the 19th or 20th/21st century

Any questions regarding audition requirements or repertoire are welcomed and may be addressed to Professor Maierhofer.