ENTRANCE AUDITIONS & SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Entrance Auditions Information:
Thank you for inquiring about the Department of Music Entrance Auditions. All students desiring to be a music major, must be admitted to the University AND be accepted into the music program on the basis of a successful Entrance Audition.
Prior to signing up for an audition, you must first submit a application to Cal State Fullerton, and obtain a Campus Wide Identification number(CWID). If you have not yet applied to the University, go to http://www.csumentor.edu/ now to apply. You will be issued a CWID after your application is complete, but please allow two weeks for processing.
Open Online Registration for Entrance Auditions
November 21, 2013 – February 21, 2014
(keyboard, vocal, winds & brass, percussion, jazz studies)
|For February 22 & 23, 2014 auditions|
November 21, 2013 – March 14, 2014
(keyboard & vocal)
|For March 15 & 16, 2014 auditions|
( Note: There will be no winds, strings, brass, percussion, jazz studies auditions in March )
Note: If the online Music Audition Registration window is closed, you will need to contact the Area Coordinator for your instrument for assistance. The Area Coordinators are:
|Winds & Brass||Dr. Mitchell Fennellfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Percussion||Prof. Todd Milleremail@example.com|
|Voice||Prof. Patricia Pruntyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Strings & Classical Guitar||Dr. Ernest Salememail@example.com|
|Jazz Woodwinds & Brass||Dr. Chuck Tumlinsonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jazz Rhythm Section||Prof. Bill Cunliffeemail@example.com|
|Classical Keyboard/Piano||Dr. Rob Watsonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Entrance Audition Sign-Up:
If you have your CWID, you may proceed to register and schedule your audition.
- First Time? Register and Schedule Audition.
Already Registered? Reschedule/Review your information.Note: Please decide to audition on one (1) instrument. Give us your best, and strongest instrument/voice with which you want to obtain a college degree.However, if your area coordinator directs you to sign-up for a second instrument audition, allow a minimum of 30 minutes between audition time slots.If you have any questions concerning your Entrance Audition, please contact the Area Coordinator for your instruments.
- Review the Repertoire Informationfor your Instrument/voice.
- Please print the Entrance Audition PDF, answer the questions on this form, and bring it with you to your audition.
Scholarships are offered to students entering Cal State Fullerton in the Fall semester, based upon the quality of their Entrance Audition and availability of scholarship funds. While excellence of performance, as demonstrated in the audition, is the primary criterion for all scholarships, a fine academic record is influential in the final decision-making process.
Scholarship awards range from modest sums for one or two semesters to full fees for four years.
General Audition Information:
- An accompanist is provided for vocalists. Instrumentalists desiring an accompanist must bring one to the audition.
- Warm-up rooms are available on the third floor of our building.
- If you have unanswered questions, please feel free to contact the Area Coordinator for your instrument via email.
Directions and Parking:
Cal State Fullerton is located on Nutwood Ave., just west of the 57 freeway. Free weekend parking is available in the Nutwood Parking Structure, at the corner of State College Blvd and Nutwood Ave. Take Nutwood Ave. west from the 57 freeway and turn right on State College Blvd. Enter the campus at Arts Drive. The Clayes Performing Arts Center (CPAC) is just north and east of the structure. For more information, go to http://parking.fullerton.edu/.
Thank you for your interest.