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Pre-Screening in Voice

Undergraduate Voice

For undergraduate applicants intending to audition in person at Peabody, a pre-screening video with three selections must be uploaded to the Peabody application. Of the three classical selections required, at least one should be in English and one in a foreign language. Selections must be memorized and should show a variety of styles and tempi.

Graduate Voice

A short video of two arias and a song (one in English) is required to be uploaded to the Peabody application for pre-screening. See the detailed audition requirements for each program listed below.

Bachelor of Music

THREE pieces are required.

  • Please include one piece in English and one in a foreign language
  • Show a variety of styles and tempi
  • Must be memorized

*Please note the requirements below for the pianist/collaborator who will be playing for your audition.

Master of Music and Graduate Performance Diploma

TEN pieces are required.

  • Please include three foreign languages and English in this audition.
  • Please show a variety of styles and include operatic and/or oratorio arias and recitative.
  • Must be memorized (except oratorio and/or complicated repertoire of the 20th/21st century.
  • For the MM in Early Music, requirements follow those of the MM in Voice, except that four or five of the required ten selections must be written before 1800.

* Please note the requirements below for the pianist/collaborator who will be playing for the audition.

 

Doctor of Musical Arts and Artist Diploma

A FULL RECITAL is required. (Approx. 50 minutes of music for DMA, 70 minutes for AD)

  • This recital should demonstrate excellence in programming.
  • Repertoire in three foreign languages and English are required.
  • Repertoire should demonstrate a variety of styles.

* Please note the requirements below for the pianist/collaborator who will be playing your audition.

*The following is required by the voice department for our pianists/collaborators:

  • Copies MUST be legible, with all notes on the page, lined up properly, and clear.
  • No FAX copies.
  • Xerox copies are permitted but must be in a binder (no loose pages)
  • The pianist reserves the right to refuse to play if the above is not adhered to. The voice faculty may decide not to hear the balance of the audition as a result.