Majors that require pre-screening recordings/portfolios are listed below. If your major is not listed, it does not require pre-screening.

Pre-screening recordings must be video for all majors except Composition, Computer Music, Music for New Media: Film and Game Scoring, Recording Arts and Sciences, and Musicology. Selections must be performed without editing. For these recordings, please follow the instructions found here. Pre-screen decisions will be released:

  • Early Decision: shortly before the audition date, about 2 weeks or so
  • Regular Decision: about one month before Audition Week

Recordings must be uploaded to the Peabody application at the time you submit your application: no later than November 1st for Early Decision, December 1st for Regular Decision, and April 15th for Late Admission (Piano applicants only).