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.
Requirements for auditions
Instrumental: 1-From Memory the Chromatic Scale and at least 5 major scales full range of the instrument. 2. One or two prepared pieces of music that show technical and lyrical playing ability 3. Sight-reading
Voice: 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. Sight-reading.
Complete the Music Audition Form.