Auditions are required only for Performance Track applicants and students applying for a talent scholarship. Composition Track applicants must also complete the Audition Request Form. For more information regarding ensemble placement auditions, please refer to the check-in schedule.
How to Audition
Students must submit a video recorded audition online through DecisionDesk. A link will be provided to the DecisionDesk application following submission of the form below.
Performance track applicants should prepare two pieces of contrasting styles and an additional piece of their choice. Talent scholarship applicants should prepare two pieces of contrasting styles. Additionally, instrumentalists should prepare three scales (major and/or minor scales). Composition Track applicants must upload a score of an original composition.
Vocal auditions must be performed with accompaniment.
Instrumental auditions must be unaccompanied.
SMA Audition Request Form
Please complete the SMA Audition Request Form (below). Following submission of this form, applicants will receive a confirmation email with further instructions.