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Audition Dates 2017

Audition dates for 2018 will be announced in September. 

DMA Musicianship Exam & Proficiency Exams *Friday, February 24
DMA Entrance Exam *Saturday, February 25

*DMA applicants must be present on both exam days. Exams are not offered on any other dates and will not be rescheduled.

Artist Diploma (Final Round auditions) Saturday, February 25


Flute Wednesday, February 22*
Oboe Wednesday, February 22*
Clarinet Tuesday, February 21*
Bassoon Saturday, February 25
   * the first-round AD auditions for all winds will take place on Tuesday, February 21.
Horn Monday–Wednesday, February 20-22
Trumpet Monday–Wednesday, February 20-22
Trombone Monday–Wednesday, February 20-22
Tuba *no openings in tuba for fall 2017
Percussion Monday, February 20
Harp Monday, February 20
Piano Monday-Thursday, February 20-23 AND Friday, February 24 (AD applicants)
Organ Thursday–Sunday, February 23–26
Harpsichord Date TBA
Guitar Thursday, February 23 and Friday, February 24
Voice–Opera Saturday, February 25 and Sunday, February 26 (singers must be present both days)
Voice–Early Music Auditions: Wednesday, February 22
Interviews: Tuesday, February 21
Violin Tuesday-Friday, February 21-24 (all DMA, MMA, and first-round AD applicants will audition on Friday, February 24)
Viola Wednesday-Friday, February 22-24
Cello Wednesday-Friday, February 22-24
Double Bass Thursday-Friday, February 23-24
Composition Interviews: Thursday, February 23
Conducting–Choral Friday, February 24
Conducting–Orchestral Thursday, February 16
String Quartet Monday, February 6