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Lamont School of Music

Summer Academy

Lamont Summer Academy

Application

2017 Application Information

Merit and Need-Based Scholarship Application Information and Work Study Choir Accompanying Application (Due February 15, 2017)

Please note:  Students must qualify for merit in order to be considered for financial need.

  • $75 non-refundable application fee payable to the Lamont School of Music, University of Denver
    Mailing address:  Lamont School of Music Summer Academy, University of Denver, 2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver, CO 80208

  • Completed online application and audition upload at:  https://admission.du.edu/register/lamontsummeracademy
  • Audition recording requirements:

A. Strings, Piano, Flute, Oboe, Bassoon:

- One movement of a concerto or sonata

- An étude or showpiece

- A movement by Bach or another Baroque composer

B. Brass, Clarinet:

- One étude

- Two contrasting solos of the applicant’s choice

C. Percussion:

- Études or solos on three areas of percussion:

Choose from snare drum, marimba, timpani, drum set, and world percussion.

D. Voice:

- One aria or art song in Italian

- One aria or art song in English

- One selection of the applicant’s choice

E. Composition: Three original compositions PLUS submit PDF files (and midi files if available) either by email to marybeth.shaffer@du.edu or mail to the address listed above.

F. Guitar:
-An étude by one of the following composers: Sor, Carcassi, Aguado, Giuliani, Tárrega, Villa-Lobos, Brouwer
-A piece by one of the following composers: Bach, De Visée, Weiss, Scarlatti
-A piece of your choice

Regular Application Information (Due March 15, 2017)

$75 non-refundable application fee payable to the Lamont School of Music, University of Denver ($100 fee after March 15, 2017)
Mailing address: Lamont School of Music Summer Academy, University of Denver, 2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver, CO 80208
Completed online application and audition upload at:https://admission.du.edu/register/lamontsummeracademy

Audition recording requirements:

Instrumental & vocal applicants: Two contrasting pieces or movements.
Composition major applicants: Two original works PLUS submit PDF files (and midi files if available) either by email to marybeth.shaffer@du.edu or mail to the address listed above.