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Lamont School of Music

Summer Academy

Lamont Summer Academy

Application

2018 Application Information

Merit and Need-Based Scholarship Application Information (Due February 15, 2018)

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 victoria.vanest@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

G. Harp:

  • One concert étude of choice: Bach Grandjany/Naderman/Bochsa/Posse/Pizzoli/Larivière/Tournier/Godefroide, etc
  • Two contrasting pieces demonstrating the applicant's highest level of work.

Regular Application Information (Due March 15, 2018)

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$75 non-refundable application fee payable to the Lamont School of Music, University of Denver ($100 fee after March 15, 2018)
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 victoria.vanest@du.edu or mail to the address listed above.