The College of Arts and Architecture


For the Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Musical Arts degrees in cello, applicants should prepare an etude and two contrasting pieces or movements of pieces. These may include movements of a concerto, sonata, suite (Bach), or short pieces.

For the Bachelor of Music Education or the Bachelor of Arts programs, auditionees should prepare approximately ten minutes of music from movements of sonatas or concertos, short pieces, or etudes. 

For directions about formally applying to Penn State, please visit Application Process. Once the application has been submitted, please schedule an audition by completing the online scheduling form.

For more information about the cello program, please click here.

Instructor: Kim Cook