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Audition Dates & Application Deadlines


Who needs to Audition/Interview

Applicants to all degree programs will audition and/or interview on Hartt's scheduled audition/interview dates.  Please review the tables below to find out if you will audition, interview, or both.  Only graduate level conducting, music education, artist diploma, and doctoral applicants will need to submit preliminary recordings.

Undergraduate Applicants

Audition Only Interview Only Audition & Interview
BSE Acoustics
Instrumental Performance
Jazz Studies
Bachelor of Arts (No Lessons)
Performing Arts Management
Actor Training
Bachelor of Arts (lessons)
Composition
Dance
Music Education (all disciplines)
Music History
Music Management
Music Production & Technology
Music Theatre   
Music Theory
Vocal Performance

Graduate Applicants

Audition Only Interview Only Audition & Interview
Instrumental Performance
Collaborative Piano
Piano Performance with Pedagogy emphasis
Composition
Music Education: Kodály, Pedagogy, Research, or Technology emphases
Music History: Scholarship & Research emphasis
Music Theory
Conducting*
Instrumental Performance with Suzuki Pedagogy emphasis
Music Education: Conducting emphasis*
Music History: Performance Practices emphasis
Vocal Performance

*Conducting auditions with Hartt ensembles will be individually scheduled.  Upon a favorable review of the preliminary conducting video, applicants will be contacted by e-mail to schedule the in-person conducting audition/interview on a date to be arranged.

Scheduling an Audition/Interview

Applicants will select their preferred audition/interview date on the Hartt Application. Hartt Admissions will mail an Audition/Interview Confirmation Letter to the applicant confirming the audition date and schedule.

Please note: the application deadline for recorded auditions and telephone interviews is January 2.


Undergraduate On-Campus Audition/Interview Dates & Application Deadlines

Audition Type To Audition On: Apply By:
Early Notification Undergraduate Majors December 13, 2014 November 1, 2014
All Undergraduate Majors January 24, 2015 December 19, 2014
All Undergraduate Majors January 25, 2015 December 19, 2014
All Undergraduate Majors February 13, 2015 January 9, 2015
All Undergraduate Majors February 14, 2015 January 9, 2015

Graduate On-Campus Audition/Interview Dates & Application Deadlines

Audition Type To Audition On: Apply By:
All Graduate Majors1 December 13, 2014 November 1, 2014
All Graduate Majors
January 24, 2015 December 19, 2014*
All Graduate Majors
January 25, 2015 December 19, 2014*
All Graduate Majors February 13, 2015 January 9, 2015*
All Graduate Majors February 14, 2015 January 9, 2015*

*The graduate prescreening submission deadline, (for all Conducting, Ph.D., AD & DMA Performance, AD & DMA Composition applicants), is the same as the application deadline.

1Conducting auditions with Hartt ensembles and Ph.D. interviews will be individually scheduled. Upon favorable review of the preliminary prescreening submission(s), applicants will be contacted by e-mail to schedule the in-person audition and/or interview on a date to be arranged.


Dance Off-Campus Audition Dates and Application Deadlines 

Location  To Audition On: Apply By:
Houston, TX -- High School for the Performing and Visual Arts December 6, 2014 November 1, 2014
Chicago, IL -- Chicago Academy for the Arts February 6, 2015 January 9, 2015
San Francisco, CA -- ODC Dance Commons February 8, 2015 January 9, 2015
Los Angeles, CA -- LA County High School for the Arts February 9, 2015 January 9, 2015


Jazz Off-Campus Audition Dates and Application Deadlines

Location  To Audition On: Apply By:
Cleveland, OH -- Cuyahoga Community College December 6, 2014 November 1, 2014
Denver, CO -- Kent Denver School (10:00am - 1:00pm) January 17, 2015 December 19, 2014
Denver, CO -- Denver School of the Arts (2:00pm - 5:00pm) January 17, 2015 December 19, 2014


Music Off-Campus Audition and Application Deadlines

Location  To Audition On: Apply By:
Washington DC -- Providence Presbyterian Church, Fairfax, VA January 10, 2015 December 19, 2014
Houston, TX -- High School for the Performing & Visual Arts January 13, 2015 December 19, 2014


Actor Training & Music Theatre Off-Campus Audition/Interview Dates &
Application Deadlines

National Unified Theatre Auditions Home Page

Location  To Audition On: Apply By:
New York City-Pearl Studios January 24, 2015 December 19, 2014
New York City-Pearl Studios January 25, 2015 December 19, 2014
Chicago-Palmer House Hilton February 2, 2015 January 9, 2015
Chicago-Palmer House Hilton February 3, 2015 January 9, 2015
Chicago-Palmer House Hilton February 4, 2015 January 9, 2015
Los Angeles-Westin Los Angeles Airport February 6, 2015 January 9, 2015
Los Angeles-Westin Los Angeles Airport  February 7, 2015 January 9, 2015
 

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