School of Music

Keyboard Department

Auditions Requirements for MM in Accompanying must include the following:

  1. Three pieces from the standard vocal repertoire in three contrasting languages (for example: Lieder of Schubert, Schumann, or Brahms; Melodie of Debussy or Faure; American art song of Barber or Copland; Spanish, English, or Italian art song)
  2. One aria from the standard vocal repertoire for any voice type
  3. One movement from an instrumental sonata from the standard instrumental repertoire (for example: Beethoven Cello Sonatas, Bach flute sonatas, Brahms clarinet sonatas)
  4. One solo piano piece (from a contrasting period of the instrumental selection)
  5. One sight reading piece (to be given at the audition)

Please notify Dr. Catherine Garner GARNERC@ECU.EDU of your musical selections two weeks in advance of your audition date.