The College of Arts and Architecture


Applicants should prepare two contrasting pieces, one from the Baroque period (Bach, Handel, Telemann, etc.) and one from another period of music history. They will be asked to play a D major and E-flat major scale, two octaves, slurred. There will also be a short sightreading piece.

Auditionees are encouraged to call or email if they need any help, suggestions on audition music, information about new and used instruments, or a private lesson.

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: Timothy Hurtz