Music

  • Production shot from DON GIOVANNI
  • french horns
  • choir and orchestra
  • pianist, clarinetist, and violinist
  • violin section of orchestra
  • wind orchestra

Collaborative Piano Audition

Entrance Procedure for Master of Music, Option in Collaborative Piano Performance

• Prerequisite: An undergraduate degree in classical piano performance or equivalent background.

Application

In addition to the online university application, applicants must submit a resume detailing their education, collaborative piano experience and a collaborative repertoire list (both instrumental and vocal). 

Apply for an arranged audition

Audition Requirements

Students must prepare an audition program that includes the following:

  • One solo piano piece of your choice - memorized 
  • Two movements from two different instrumental sonatas - Must contrast in style. For example, movements from Mozart and Franck violin sonatas. At least one movement should be a fast movement.
  • Two art songs - Must represent two different languages.
  • Opera Aria - An opera aria originally composed for voice and orchestra.

In addition to the pieces above, you will be asked to sight read a musical selection as part of your audition. Please bring a copy of your resume, collaborative experience and repertoire list to your audition.

Contact Dr. Tali Tadmor (tali.tadmor@csun.edu) if you have any questions about your audition repertoire, or to verify the suitability of your choices.

Advisor Contact

Tali Tadmor
Cypress Hall 152
(818) 677 - 3181