Arts & Humanities

Music - Music at Manchester


Music Audition Information

Scholarships up to $3,000 are available for students who participate in a music ensemble, for both music majors and non-majors. There is an additional early-bird $500 if you audition between now and March 1st, 2022!

In-Person Auditions: In-person auditions can be scheduled any time during the year (depending on faculty availability). To arrange an in-person audition, email to arrange a time. 

While you can audition at any time, we do have some dedicated weekend dates, listed below.
Saturday, November 6
Saturday, January 22
Friday, February 18
Saturday, March 5

CLICK HERE to register for one of these dates.

Video Auditions: We also accept video auditions through YouTube

  • Email a link of an unedited YouTube recording with your piece(s) - (check audition requirements)..

  • If pieces have accompaniment, you must use an accompanist or accompaniment track

  •  Send YouTube link to

  • Once your video is submitted, we will also arrange a brief interview via Zoom (including some sight-reading).

  • Need help uploading a video? Click here

Follow the links on the right side of this page for more information on audition requirements.

We hope you seriously consider the Manchester University Music Department. We provide an exceptional faculty, quality instruction, and a wonderful musical experience. We look forward to meeting you!