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Audition/Portfolio Review Dates

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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 18, 2017
  • Audio Recording & Production (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Bagpipes: January 22, 2017
  • Bassoon: February 11, 2017 
  • Cello: January 22, 2017 and February 12, 2017
  • Clarinet: January 28, 2017 and February 11, 2017
  • Collaborative Piano (MM): February 12, 2017
  • Composition: January 28, 2017 and February 11, 2017
  • Double Bass: February 11, 2017
  • Euphonium: February 11, 2017
  • Flute: February 11, 2016 and February 12, 2017
  • Guitar: January 28, 2017
  • Harp: January 22, 2017 
  • Horn: February 12, 2017 
  • Music & Technology (MS): by recording only
  • Music Education (MM and certificate): February 20, 2017
  • Oboe: February 11, 2017
  • Percussion: January 28, 2017 and February 11, 2017
  • Piano: January 28, 2017
  • Piano Pedagogy (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Piano Maintenance (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Saxophone: February 11, 2017
  • Trombone (tenor and bass): January 22, 2017 and February 11, 2017
  • Trumpet: February 12, 2017
  • Tuba: January 28, 2017
  • Viola: February 11, 2017
  • Violin: February 11, 2017 and February 12, 2017
  • Voice: January 22, 2017 and January 28, 2017

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

Los Angeles:

  • February 6, 2017  
    • Location: The Colburn School

New York:

  • February 3, 2017  
    • 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.