Important dates for September 2020 entry:
January 15, 2020 - Application deadline. Apply now!
February 10-14, 2020 - Audition week
Students will be contacted by the Music Admissions Coordinator with their audition date and time 2-3 weeks after the online application closes.
To be considered for Desautels Faculty of Music scholarships, applicants must meet the application deadline and audition during the advertised audition dates. Late applications will be accepted on a case by case basis.
Please note, that admission may not be possible for all qualified applicants. Admission is dependent on:
Auditions will be 25 minutes in length, and may include:
While in-person auditions are strongly encouraged, you may audition via high-quality video recording. Contact us at email@example.com if you are unable to audition in person.
Audition materials for specific area of study:
Jazz Auditions: Students auditioning in-person for Jazz Studies must pay a $25 fee at the time of their audition. This fee covers the expense of a rhythm section, which will be provided by the Faculty of Music. Payments must be made at the Music Main Office Room 319, Taché Arts Complex. Method of payments accepted are Visa, MasterCard, and cash.
All other areas auditions: Vocal and instrumental pieces must be accompanied. It is the applicant’s responsibility to provide his/her own accompaniment during the audition process. For a list of recommended accompanists, contact Prep Studies at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As part of the audition process, students will write a music theory test which assesses competency in basic music theory. This exam is written on the day of the in-person audition and applicants have 1 hour to complete the test. Download a sample theory test
Students who have not studied theory are advised to connect with a private instructor or attend the Theory Entrance Exam Prep (TEEP) class. For more information contact Prep Studies at email@example.com
Fall Session 1:
November 2, 2019 - December 7, 2019.
Saturdays, 1:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Registration deadline: Friday, October 18, 2019
Winter Session 2:
January 4,2020 - February 8, 2020
Saturdays, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Registration deadline: Friday, December 20, 2019
Course Fee: $225
To register, download the registration form and return to Prep Studies.
For more information contact:
Prep Studies at firstname.lastname@example.org