Instrumental collaborative piano
The only graduate program in the country with a purely instrumental focus on providing equal exposure to instrumental-keyboard, chamber and orchestral repertoire.
Audition dates: Feb. 8, 15, 16, 22, 23
- A bachelor's degree in piano.
- A recital or several different performances with instrumentalists given in the past two years. Must be a video with a minimum of 45 minutes of music.
- Complete repertoire list.
- Two letters of recommendation from professors/professionals in the music performance field whom you have worked with over the past two years. One letter must be from an instrumentalist.
- An essay describing your professional goals and the experiences you have had that cultivated your interest in the collaborative piano field. Must be at least one page (double-spaced, 12-point font) and written in English without the use of an electronic translator.
- Submit repertoire list with application via Acceptd.
This program currently is not offered.
- Audition repertoire must be different from prescreening material.
- Any complete Beethoven Sonata for Piano and Violin or Piano and Cello.
- A complete sonata from the 19th-21st century for instrumentation other than that selected for Beethoven.
- First movement of either of the following concerti:
- Mozart Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat major, K.447.
- Hummel Trumpet Concerto in E-flat major.
- Exactly two weeks prior to your audition, Professor Leonard will assign a work for you to prepare for the audition. This work will be sent electronically. If you are unable to travel to Lynn, a Skype audition will suffice.