To be considered for the Talent Scholarship or Performance Track, students must submit a video-recorded audition online. These materials should be uploaded to a site, such as YouTube, then shared via the SMA application. Video auditions are required only for Talent Scholarship & Performance Track applicants. Talent Scholarship and Performance Track audition materials must be submitted no later than April 15.
- Performance Track Applicants should prepare three pieces of contrasting styles.
- Talent Scholarship Applicants should prepare two pieces of contrasting styles. Additionally, instrumentalists should prepare three scales (major and/or minor).
- Students Applying for Both should prepare three pieces of contrasting styles, and instrumentalists should also prepare three scales (major and/or minor).
Vocal auditions must be performed with accompaniment. Instrumental auditions must be unaccompanied.