Admissions

Admission into the Department of Music is dependent upon admittance into the University. Please visit the Admissions website to apply to UNC Charlotte.

The UNC Charlotte Department of Music has moved to video auditions only for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester.  If you would like to submit a video audition, please click the link below and complete the audition form.  As part of that form, you will enter links to your audition videos.  These can be links to YouTube videos or videos shared in Google Drive or Dropbox.

Please consult the audition requirements below for the number of pieces for each degree track.  You can submit one video for each piece or one video that contains multiple pieces.

Because of the change of format, below are the deadlines for submissions.

Auditions submitted by 11:59 pm on Monday, March 23, will receive a response by April 1.  Audition submitted by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 6 will receive a response by April 15.

Video Audition Submission

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. John Allemeier, Associate Chair of the UNC Charlotte Department of Music at allemeier@uncc.edu

Audition Repertoire

Students auditioning for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Music or the Minor in Music should prepare one short piece of the student's choosing.

Student's auditioning for any concentration within the Bachelor of Music degree who have fewer than four semesters of college-level lessons should follow the Repertoire Guidelines for Students Auditioning for Lower-Division Study (Freshman/Sophomore Level) 

Students auditioning for any concentration within the Bachelor of Music degree who have four or more semesters of college-level lessons should follow the Repertoire Guidelines for Students Auditioning for Upper-Division Study (Junior/Senior Level) 

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, please check the UNC Charlotte homepage or call the university's Inclement Weather Hotline at 704‑687‑2877 to see if the campus is closed.  If the campus is closed, then all auditions will be postponed until the next audition date.

If the campus is not closed, then the auditions will proceed as planned.  If you do not feel safe driving to campus, you may reschedule your audition by completing a new Request for Audition Form as soon as possible.

Recorded Auditions

A live audition is preferable, but students may opt to audition via video recording. Students submitting a video will follow the same procedure as scheduling an audition, but will include a link to a video clip that follows the Audition Repertoire guidelines provided above.  

Students who audition by recording will not be considered for music scholarships.

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