Carnegie Mellon University

School of Music

Where artistry and innovation share center stage

The Carnegie Mellon University School of Music holds auditions on campus in Pittsburgh, in Los Angeles, and in New York City throughout January and February. 

Note: Composition, Collaborative Piano, Flute, Percussion, and  Music Education are not eligible for regional audition sites. Vocalists must bring their own accompanist to regional sites.

  • Artist Diploma: February 23, 2019
  • Audio Recording & Production (AMS): scheduled individually
  • Bagpipes: January 26, 2019
  • Bassoon: To Be Determined 
  • Cello: January 27, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Clarinet: January 27, 2019 and February 16, 2019
  • Collaborative Piano: January 27, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Composition: January 26, 2019 and February 16, 2019
  • Double Bass: January 27, 2019 and February 16, 2019
  • Euphonium: February 16, 2019
  • Flute: February 16, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Guitar: January 26, 2019
  • Harp: January 27, 2019 
  • Horn: February 17, 2019 
  • Music & Technology: online portfolio submission
  • Music Education (MM and Certificate):
     
    February 18, 2019 (live) and Febraury 19, 2019 (Skype)
  • Music Entreprenuership (AMS): scheduled individually
  • Oboe: February 16, 2019
  • Percussion: January 27, 2019 and February 16, 2019
  • Piano: January 27, 2019
  • Piano Pedagogy (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Piano Maintenance (certificate): scheduled individually
  • Saxophone: February 16, 2019
  • Trombone (tenor and bass): January 27, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Trumpet: January 27, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Tuba: February 16, 2019
  • Viola: February 16, 2019 and February 17, 2019
  • Violin: January 26, 2019 and February 16, 2019
  • Voice: Saturday, January 26, 2019; Sunday, January 27, 2019; and Friday, February 15, 2019

February 4, 2019  
Location: The Colburn School

Note: Composition, Collaborative Piano, Flute, Percussion, and Music Education are not eligible for regional audition sites. Vocalists must bring their own accompanist to regional sites.

February 8, 2019  
Location: National Opera Center at Opera America 

Note: Composition, Collaborative Piano, Flute, Percussion, Music Education, Musicology (BXA), and Music & Technology are not eligible for regional audition sites. Vocalists must bring their own accompanist to regional sites.