Music Audition Workshops

Audrey Schumacher and the flute section, University Wind EnsembleAudrey Schumacher and the flute section, University Wind Ensemble

Your audition is the first step toward success in any music program!

At the Audition Workshop you will learn:

  • What schools of music are looking for in students;
  • How to prepare for the audition and for music study;
  • Meet faculty and current students who are happy to answer your questions;
  • Get some experience. Do a mock audition and have an informal interview with faculty. You may play or just be interviewed; one piece, 3-5 minutes, is appropriate;

Snacks and campus tour available

Audition Requirement Information - by Instrument

Music Audition Workshop dates: 

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Register online

If you have questions about preparing for your audition, please contact a member of the Music Faculty for advice or send an email to soca@uwindsor.ca and we will connect you with the appropriate instructor.

Registration Fees:

Early bird: $25.00 CDN/US payable in advance
Regular: $35.00 CDN/US

Early bird registration deadline: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Schedule: 

10:30 am
Campus Tour 

(for those who requested tour on their application form)

11:30 am
Registration

Room 

11:45 am
Information session

What schools of music are looking for in students
How to prepare for the audition and for music study
Room 

12:45 pm
Break

1:00 pm
Mock audition rehearsals and warm-ups begin

(for those performing a mock audition)

2:00-4:30 pm
Informal interviews and mock auditions

Each participant will be scheduled to meet privately and informally with a faculty member. You may play or just be interviewed; one piece, 3-5 minutes, is appropriate