Undergraduate Audition Dates

If you are submitting a recorded audition:

Upload your video by February 1st.

Link to Regional Audition Dates


On-campus auditions 2018:

We will email you the exact date, time and location of your audition, as well as accompanist information, in early 2018. You will also find this information on Minerva.

 Audition Dates:

  • Bassoon: Sunday, February 18th
  • Cello: Saturday, March 3rd and Sunday, March 4th
  • Clarinet: Saturday, March 10th
  • Double Bass: Friday, March 9th
  • Early Music/Harpsichord: Saturday, March 10th
  • Flute: Saturday, March 3rd
  • French Horn: Friday, March 9th
  • Guitar: Saturday, March 10th
  • Harp: Saturday, February 10th
  • Jazz Bass: Friday, March 9th
  • Jazz Drums: Thursday, March 8th
  • Jazz Guitar: Saturday, March 10th
  • Jazz Piano: Saturday, March 3rd
  • Jazz Saxophone or Jazz Flute: Friday, March 9th
  • Jazz Trombone: Saturday, March 10th
  • Jazz Trumpet: Saturday, March 10th
  • Jazz Voice: Saturday, March 3rd
  • Oboe: Sunday, February 18th
  • Organ: Thursday, March 8th and Friday, March 9th
  • Percussion: Sunday, March 11th
  • Piano: Saturday, March 3rd to Monday, March 5th
  • Saxophone: Saturday, February 24th
  • Trombone: Friday, March 9th
  • Trumpet: Saturday, March 10th
  • Tuba/Euphonium: Friday, March 9th
  • Viola: Tuesday, March 6th
  • Violin: Monday, March 5th and Tuesday, March 6th
  • Voice/Early Music Voice: Saturday, March 3rd to Tuesday, March 6th


Regional auditions

Apply by December 1st to be eligible. Regional auditions will take place in five cities across Canada and the United States:


Location: Vancouver Academy of Music – Koerner Recital Hall

  • 1270 Chestnut Street, Vancouver, BC V6J 4R9

Auditions 2018: Sunday, February 4th 9:00am to 5:00pm & Monday, February 5th 9:00 am to 6:30pm
Warmup: Room 42B
Masterclass: Koerner Recital Hall, Sunday, February 4th with Jackie Leclair from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

San Francisco

Location: First Unitarian Universalist Church & Center of San Francisco – The Chapel

  • 1187 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA  94109

Auditions 2018: Tuesday, January 23rd, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Warmup: Macondray Hall
Masterclass: Macondray Hall - Tuesday, January 23rd, with Jackie Leclair, from 7:30pm to 9:00pm


Location: Mount Royal University, Room ED1007

  • 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 6K6

Auditions 2018: Saturday, January 13th, 9:00am to 9:00pm
Warmup: Room ED1015

New York

Location: National Opera Center of America – Marc A. Scorca Hall

  • 330 Seventh Avenue, New York, New York 10001

Auditions 2018: Sunday, January 28th, 10:00am to 9:00pm
Warmup: Green Room
Masterclass: Marc A. Scorca Hall, Saturday, January 27th, with Jackie Leclair, from 7:00pm to 9:00pm


Location: Walnut Hill School for the Arts – Boswell Hall

  • 12 Highland Street, Natick, MA 01760

Auditions: Sunday, January 21st, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Warmup: Eliot Studio A and Eliot Studio B