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Music Auditions

In addition to the admission requirements of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, students intending to pursue an Associate of Arts degree in music must audition for the Music program. This audition may also be used as a scholarship audition.

Appointments for auditions may be scheduled by e-mail. For auditions students are required to perform two pieces of contrasting style. Instrumental majors should be prepared to play scales. Piano and voice students should be prepared to perform from memory.

Music scholarships are available in all areas of applied study. Only those applicants who have applied to ABAC as full time students will be considered for scholarships. In addition to the music scholarships there are many other types of financial aid available to students. The Office of Financial Aid is an excellent place to start in your search for scholarships and financial aid.

Auditions for the 2017-18 school year will take place in during March of 2017 and are scheduled on an appointment basis. 

To schedule your audition, please email Dr. Susan Roe at 229.391.4943 or sroe@abac.edu. Please be aware that the audition deadline to be considered for a music scholarship is April 1, 2017.


Requirements for auditions:

Instrumental:

1. Complete the Music Audition Form

2. Perfom the Chromatic Scale and at least 5 major scales full range of the instrument from memory.

3. Prepare one or two pieces of music that showcase technical and lyrical playing ability.

4. Sight-reading

Voice:

1. Complete the Music Audition Form

2. First year intended voice majors must prepare two contrasting pieces, to be performed from memory.  The pieces performed should be taken from the standard classical, traditional, sacred, or Broadway styles.

3. Sight-reading.