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Piano Audition

MM in Collaborative Piano Audition Requirements

 1) Two (2) movements of a standard instrumental sonata

     (Beethoven, Brahms, Hindemith, etc.)

2) Two (2) German Lieder of contrasting styles and composers.

     (Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Strauss, Mahler, etc.)

3) Two (2) French mélodie of contrasting styles and composers.

     (Fauré, Duparc, Debussy, Ravel, Chausson, etc.)

4) Two (2) operatic arias from contrasting style periods.

     (Almost anything from the standard Operatic Anthology Series)

5) A short sight-reading excerpt.

For further information, please contact:

Dr. Yuko Kato
Associate Professor of Piano
Piano Area Coordinator