College Audition Preparation

College Audition Preparation


Check-in: Sunday, July 23, 2:00-4:00pm
Check-out: Saturday, July 29, 10:00-12:00 noon

Check in and check out at Forest Quadrangle on the Indiana University Campus

1725 East Third St.  Bloomington,  IN  47406

Click here for an example of a daily schedule for male and female voice students.

Click here for an example of a daily schedule for instrumental students.

Click here for an example of a daily schedule for composition students.


Here is a list of things to keep in mind as you pack for the College Audition Preparation Workshop.

Bring the following items with you:

•    your instrument(s), mutes, and reeds;

•    your music, including music to work on for the mock audition, any etudes, scales books, and any new pieces you intend to work on during the week;

•    a notebook and pen/pencils;

•    a metronome;

•    a notebook of music manuscript paper for theory classes;

•    casual wear for most activities:

•    Shorts

•    Jeans

•    T-shirts

•    2 pairs of casual shoes;

•    Dress clothes for concerts

•    Girls:  dress and/or skirt and/ or dress pants, blouses, dress shoes

•    Boys:  slacks and button shirts, dark shoes;

•    Lightweight jacket, sweater or sweatshirt (practice rooms are sometimes cool);

•    Raincoat or umbrella;

•    Nightwear, bathrobe, slippers (bathroom is down the hall);

•    Personal toiletries;

•    A camera;

•    Spending money for snacks, music, etc.  


•    Do not bring large sums of cash.  Local stores will not accept or cash out-of-town personal checks.

•    Bed linens, towels, and a pillow are provided.

•    Label everything including instruments, music, notebooks, and clothing.  Make a list of what you bring.

•    Don’t leave your possessions unattended anywhere.  Things can disappear.


•    Students are expected to attend all classes, lessons, practice periods, and concerts.

•    Students are expected to behave courteously and responsibly at all times.

•    Students are expected to enjoy their time and learn a lot about playing their instrument well!