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The Carnegie Mellon University School of Music holds auditions on campus in Pittsburgh, in Los Angeles, and in New York City throughout January and February. 

On Campus:

  • Artist Diploma: February 24, 2018
  • Audio Recording & Production (Certificate): 
    scheduled individually
  • Bagpipes: January 27, 2018
  • Bassoon: February 18, 2018 
  • Cello: January 28, 2018 and February 18, 2018
  • Clarinet: January 28, 2018 and February 17, 2018
  • Collaborative Piano (MM): February 18, 2018
  • Composition: January 27, 2018 and February 17, 2018
  • Double Bass: February 17, 2018
  • Euphonium: February 17, 2018
  • Flute: February 17, 2018 and February 18, 2018
  • Guitar: January 27, 2018
  • Harp: January 27, 2018 
  • Horn: February 18, 2018 
  • Music & Technology (MS): online portfolio submission
  • Music Education (MM and Certificate):
     
    February 19, 2018 (live) and Febraury 20, 2018 (Skype)
  • Oboe: February 18, 2018
  • Percussion: January 27, 2018 and February 17, 2018
  • Piano: January 28, 2018
  • Piano Pedagogy (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Piano Maintenance (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Saxophone: February 17, 2018
  • Trombone (tenor and bass): 
    January 28, 2018 and February 18, 2018
  • Trumpet: January 27, 2018 and February 18, 2018
  • Tuba: February 3, 2018
  • Viola: February 17, 2018 and February 18, 2018
  • Violin: January 27, 2018 and February 17, 2018
  • Voice: Saturday, January 27, 2018; Sunday, January 28, 2018; and Friday, February 16, 2018

*Undergraduate Technology and Musicology applicants will submit their media as a recorded audition/portfolio. A live interview is not offered.

Los Angeles:

  • February 5, 2018  
    • Location: The Colburn School

New York:

  • February 9, 2018  
    • Location: National Opera Center at Opera America 

*Composition, Collaborative Piano, Flute, Percussion, Music Education, Musicology (BXA), and Music & Technology are not eligible for regional audition sites. Vocalists must bring their own accompanist to regional sites.