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FREE Audition Preparation Clinic


Sunday, November 9, 2014
San Diego State University, School of Music and Dance

The San Diego State University School of Music and Dance is offering a FREE audition clinic for students seeking to become music majors as well as for any students auditioning for honor ensembles. Participants will have the opportunity to audition individually and receive coaching from a panel of expert clinicians with years of experience auditionining.

We hope to see you at this amazing event hosted by the SDSU School of Music and Dance!

You can register online:

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Topics Will Include:

  • Preparing your audition
  • What to do (and what not to do) at your audition
  • Preparing for the day
  • Dealing with nerves
  • Creating a quality recording
  • And more…


Students Should Bring:

  • Instruments (percussion instruments will be provided, but please bring your own mallets, etc.)
  • The audition music (two extra copies for the judges are encouraged)
  • Accompanists will be provided for vocalists (Although NOT required, instrumentalists are welcome to provide their own accompanist)
  • Participants are welcome to audition on secondary instruments as well.

Clinicians Include:



You can register online at:

Applicants will receive an email confirmation within 3 days of completing the registration form. Audition times will be assigned and emailed to all participants approximately one week prior to the event. Due to the high demand for this event, audition times will be posted on a first come, first served basis. The panel discussion at 2:00pm is open to ALL participants and their families! Everyone is encouraged to attend this highly interactive round-table discussion.

All return correspondence will be through email. Itineraries for the day, as well as your specific audition time will be emailed, no items will be sent in the mail.