The College of Arts and Architecture

Double Bass

Auditionees intending to enter the Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Musical Arts in double bass performance should prepare a movement from a standard concerto or sonata, one or two etudes from Simandl or others, and three two-octave scales - one major, one harmonic minor, and one melodic minor.

Those intending to pursue the Bachelor of Music Education or the Bachelor of Arts degrees should prepare a short piece or movement from a concerto or sonata, a contrasting etude, and three two-octave scales - one major, one harmonic minor, and one melodic minor.

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.

Instructor: Jeremy McCoy

                       jem561@psu.edu