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How To Apply

Classical Vocal Studies

How To Apply

All applicants must apply to City College, and then contact the Department of Music (212-650-5411) to schedule an audition.  Auditions for the classical vocal studies B.F.A. program are scheduled for Friday, 24 October 2014 for admission to the Spring semester of 2015.

Applicants should prepare two contrasting selections from the standard vocal repertoire: art song, oratorio or opera. One selection should be in English, the other in a foreign language they should be from two different musical periods, choosing from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary.  Selections should be memorized.  An accompanist will be provided (you may bring your own if you wish). Please bring a copy of your music for the accompanist.

Applicants outside the NYC area may submit a CD audition (no DVDs, please).

Send CDs to:
Professor Ira Spaulding
Department of Music
The City College of New York
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY  10031

For the application to the Classical Vocal Music program, please Click Here.