Share. No audio-only files will be accepted, except in the case of composition submissions. … The Thornton Admission office cannot release exam details in advance of the actual exam. Shakespeare Now: An Actor's Lab: TAPS 127W. I want to be a conductor and was looking for an easy song with very limited range and found Nicky Minajs Anaconda would be a possibility. By audition only: Contact instructor prior to enrolling (mlcats@stanford.edu). Visit the Audition Process webpage for … This year, our Summer Youth Theatre production will be a concert event highlighting our young performers and SYT’s twenty-nine-production history. Orchestra Online – Fall 2020; Orchestra Online – Spring 2020; Performances . • Orchestral excerpts for your instrument (provided below) Restrictive Early Action: October 15, 2020. Professionals, music educators, and amateurs will find just what they need to get their playing and teaching to the next level, and for adults 18 and over, no audition is required, just a recording for placement. COVID-19 Scheduling Updates! In order to maintain the optimal combination of voices, the entire ensemble is re-auditioned each fall. Redman was the Mohr Visiting Artist with the Department of Music during winter quarter 2019 and he has a long history with the Stanford Jazz Workshop both as… Select an audition time here, noting that there are separate tabs for 14 and 16 December. Usually prepares 1-2 programs per quarter, and presents 2-3 performances each quarter in Bing Concert Hall. Laeven 297 replies 1 threads Junior Member. Anyone who prefers to register for the zero-unit version of SSO or SP should fill out this form to receive the permission code needed in order to register. A second contrasting piece is not required, but might be heard in the audition if time allows. 100 members) that rehearses two evenings per week (M/Th) and performs repertoire primarily from the Classical Period to the present. How much of an impact does an excellent audition or supplemental cd have on admissions, provided that music is my passion? All levels are welcome, but students should contact instructor to set up initial meeting, prior to enrolling in the course. Replies to: Music Audition #1. See website ( orchestra.stanford.edu) for further information. Vocal Audition for Musical Theater: Acting and Singing Technique for Musical Theater Auditions: TAPS 120B. Stanford Symphony Orchestra; Stanford Philharmonia; Stanford Summer Symphony; Stanford University Ragtime Ensemble; Performances . Because of the coronavirus restrictions, participation in SSO and SP in Winter Quarter 2021 will be limited to strings, percussion, harp, and keyboard. This money helps to offset expenses, the largest of which is hiring orchestras. In light of the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, Stanford reaffirms its commitment to perform individualized, holistic review of each applicant to its graduate and professional programs. Charismatic jazz saxophonist and composer Joshua Redman returns to Stanford as a visiting artist with the Department of Music in the School of the Humanities and Sciences. Composition, Songwriting, Sonic Arts & Intermedia, Instrumental Performance, Orchestras & Ensembles, Vocal Performance, Opera, Musical Theater, and Ensembles. Two masterclasses and one performance per quarter are required. Registrar's Academic Calendar. 2019-20 Season; Past Seasons; Auditions . Composers may submit audio-only recordings along with their scores. Please try again later. All participants must enroll. Private lessons and group master classes weekly. Students are given up to 60 minutes to complete the test. Large symphony orchestra (ca. While there is no set requirement as to which ones you should know, knowing all the major scales is desirable, and knowing majors and minors is optimal. Any questions concerning the auditions should be emailed to Professor Phillips at orchestra@stanford.edu. Members who are not students or faculty pay a modest (currently $60) participation fee. There is a fee for this class. Performance students should submit in one instrument/voice area only. In a normal non-pandemic year, the Chamber Chorale holds auditions once a year in the fall and membership is open to all Stanford students: undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral fellows. Please email inquires about performing at the Stanford Jazz Festival to info@stanfordjazz.org. Classical string quartets and piano/string groups are supervised by the St. Lawrence String Quartet. Stay on top of the information you need to navigate the admissions process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. May be repeated for credit. Stanford Jazz Orchestra with special guest Alan Ferber, trombone » WINTER MAIN STAGE + 2018 UNDERGRAD PERFORMANCE PROJECT (122P) AUDITIONS WED NOV 8 + THUR NOV 9 AT 7-10:30PM CALLBACKS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10 AT 1-5PM . Auditions for Winter Quarter 2020 will take place via Zoom beginning on 14 December 2020. Acting II: Advanced Acting : TAPS 122P. Admission is by audition only. Performance video or composition audio file; multiple files are OK. Music résumé (which might include instructors, musical interests, awards and honors, select performance experience and repertoire). My Stanford Youth Orchestra Audition. For singers and pianists as partners. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, we can’t produce our annual Summer Youth Theatre production which was to be BIG, THE MUSICAL. In addition to the TAPS Spring Show in Nitery Theater, the season features a performance in Winter; a mobile residency at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco; and a POP UP Workshop at the d.school on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Important academic dates and deadlines. Introduction to Clown: TAPS 128. Copyright Complaints   Trademark Notice, Paul Phillips, Gretchen B. Kimball Director of Orchestral Studies, Stanford University Ragtime Ensemble Musicians. Please visit All participants must enroll. USC THORNTON SCHOOL OF MUSIC. Musicians from all over the world come to Stanford for the annual Chamber Music Seminar Every summer, Stanford’s St. Lawrence String Quartet and special guest faculty teach an intensive seminar to professional and amateur musicians on the delicate art of performing chamber music. Music Director – Greg Chrzczon. Beyond the core requirements, students can also elect to concentrate in Performance, Conducting, Composition, Music History and Theory, or Music, Science, and Technology (MST). The course is a one unit, discussion-based experience for non-musicians and musicians to explore live concerts, learn how to describe their listening experiences and reflect on their aesthetic preferences. The Arts Portfolio is entirely optional and will be reviewed at the discretion of the Office of Undergraduate Admission and the arts faculty. T he Stanford Jazz Institute offers a six-day-long intensive interaction with jazz legends, top professionals, gifted educators, and motivated students from around the world. You must apply to the School of Music before you can audition. 4) Sight-reading. In order to maintain the optimal combination of voices, the entire ensemble is re-auditioned each fall. The Arts Portfolio is specific in focus but we encourage you to tell us about all your music in your résumé. Due to recent announcements about Autumn Quarter (see the President's update), please expect ongoing changes to the class schedule. Stanford Jazz Workshop P.O. Lockers & Practice Rooms. Music + Mentorship emerged from the need to show kids of all backgrounds that they matter. MUSIC 112. Undergrad Performance Project: TAPS 122M. Hopefully, the restrictions will be lifted by Spring Quarter 2021, allowing all instruments to participate in SSO and SP. These lessons will be geared toward the individual student's desires and needs. Due to safety precautions related to COVID-19, in-person auditions have been suspended for the time being. MUSIC 160: Stanford Symphony Orchestra. contact us This year, instead of nervously making their way to Old Union for tryouts, a capella auditionees will … 2019-20 Season; Past Seasons; Auditions . We appreciate your understanding and encourage you to submit a recorded Arts Portfolio. Current Undergraduates . In a normal non-pandemic year, the Chamber Chorale holds auditions once a year in the fall and membership is open to all Stanford students: undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral fellows. All participants must enroll. Younger musicians who are still in high school can audition for admission, too. You are the important part of this and not your accompaniment. At this time, it is doubtful that community members will be allowed to join SSO or SP in Winter Quarter. For details, please review the Undergraduate Music Admissions Overview. Film Scoring. May be repeated for credit for total completion of 15 and total 15 units. … This program is open by audition to undergraduate students who already demonstrate a high degree of accomplishment in their area of music performance, study privately with one of the Department of Music’s faculty, and who wish to bolster their performance studies with coursework that may be drawn from the Department of Music’s other areas of academic focus: history, theory, computer music, and … Be prepared to play études, a sonata, a concerto excerpt, or anything else that demonstrates your abilities. Admission is by audition and/or invitation only; priority to majors and jazz-ensemble participants. Audition for Chocolate Heads, Stanford’s only dance-driven interdisciplinary music and art troupe!This year’s theme: How to be a Social Movement. 3) Scales. Orchestra Online – Fall 2020; Orchestra Online – Spring 2020; Performances . Once you sign up, we'll send you an audition time and a Zoom link. Friends of Music. All Arts Portfolio audition recordings must be submitted via the web with your application. 1 Unit. Auditions for Spring 2021 or Fall 2021 will be evaluated by a virtual online audition or by video recording. Prepare two or three short, contrasting pieces that demonstrate your current level of ability. © Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305. Office: (213) 740-6935 Admission: (213) 740-8986 map & directions. The test will measure proficiency in basic theory and aural skills. Your submission should be in one instrument/voice area only. Jan 5 2021 | Music 177A & 277A. Stanford Symphony Orchestra; Stanford Philharmonia; Stanford Summer Symphony; Stanford University Ragtime Ensemble; Concerto Competition; Orchestra Online . A New Way to Audition” reads the Stanford a cappella website. Any wind player willing to help out on percussion (easier parts not requiring advanced technique) should notify Professor Phillips of this at orchestra@stanford.edu and audition on their main instrument and not on percussion. Admission based on audition. A typical audition is about ten minutes. Membership in SSO, SP, and SSS is open by audition to all Stanford students (undergraduate and graduate), medical students, Stanford staff and faculty, and members of the community of all ages, with priority given to Stanford students. Test results alone will not prevent a student from being admitted to USC or the Thornton School. Music lessons are enrollable classes in Axess, and all require that the student audition and … The Music major is made up of a series of core courses in theory, history, analysis, writing, and applied music. It appears very easy to sing, and it might be able to get me in the doors of Stanford. Auditions for Winter Quarter 2020 will take place via Zoom beginning on 14 December 2020. We've got articles, videos and forum discussions that provide answers to all of your test prep, admissions and college search questions. The Stanford Symphonic Chorus is open to all students, faculty, staff and any other residents of the community interested in singing wonderful music. Recordings must be accompanied by the following items: The application for Arts Portfolio students must be submitted by the deadlines below to be considered for review. Accordingly, Stanford Symphony Orchestra (SSO) and Stanford Philharmonia (SP) will not meet in person and instead, Professor Paul Phillips will lead MUSIC 151D, Orchestra Online, which… The results of the first round will determine whether an applicant will advance to the second round of consideration. Unfortunately, we cannot allow edits such as overlays, but we don't mind less-than-perfect sound. If you would like to hear more about the Department of Music and our undergraduate programs, contact Undergraduate Student Services Officer. Enrolled Stanford students, faculty, and staff may audition. All Arts Portfolio audition recordings must be submitted via the web with your application. Music majors and non-music majors are treated the same in the auditions, with non-music majors having the same chance of being admitted to SSO and/or SP as music majors. Stay on top of the information you need to navigate the admissions process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Students auditioning for Music 120D may submit the same audition material for consideration for Music 120E and vice-versa, but they are asked to make clear that they are applying for both (or, alternatively, for just one of the two, and if so, which one.) NOTE:July 7, 2020 — We regret that we are unable to offer live auditions to applicants this fall/winter. During the fall quarter, in the face of extended restrictions of on-campus activities due to the pandemic, the Office of the Vice President for the Arts announced an expedited round of grants available to Stanford staff and faculty in any academic department or program to support three virtual visiting artists for the winter and spring… January 2012. In light of the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, Stanford reaffirms its commitment to perform individualized, holistic review of each applicant to its graduate and professional programs. We think music is a beautiful way to convey this. Students assigned to SSO or SP will be provided with JackTrip kits to allow them to rehearse online during the first half of Winter Quarter, before in-person rehearsals on campus begin in February. I tried New York, New York and sounded totally awful on that song, and then tried a whole new world and sounded awful on that as well as So This Is Love. Zero-unit enrollment option ( MUSIC 160Z) available with instructor permission. Performing compositions of the 20th century, recent works of this century, and new works by Stanford faculty and student composers. All performances must be submitted in video format. Auditions Fall 2021 Admission. ABOUT LIFE IN A DREAM. Re-Approaching Stanford Latest information about COVID-19 (Health Alerts) Study Away COVID-19 Updates Academics & Support Info for Faculty (Teaching … Hey guys, Does anyone know how hard it is to audition into a Stanford music class (e.g. There is a fee for this class. All students in SSO and SP should register for the course. Online Drum Lessons with David Rokeach. All applicants must audition on their primary instrument (guitar, percussion, piano, strings, vocal, or woodwinds & brass). Box 20454 Stanford, CA 94309. An excerpt will be provided via Zoom at the audition. Summer Studies at Stanford Music; Live Auditions . The Music major is made up of a series of core courses in theory, history, analysis, writing, and applied music. Acting for Non-Majors: TAPS 125S. Vocal, instrumental, and conducting auditions must be submitted in video format. Vocal, instrumental, and conducting auditions must be submitted in video format. Everyone also must fill out the Orchestra Participation Form if they haven’t done so already. USC Thornton applicants that submit a complete application by the December 1st deadline will be evaluated by the faculty for the first round of consideration. Stanford Symphony Orchestra; Stanford Philharmonia; Stanford Summer Symphony; Stanford University Ragtime Ensemble; Concerto Competition; Orchestra Online . Beyond the core requirements, students can also elect to concentrate in Performance, Conducting, Composition, Music History and Theory, or Music, Science, and Technology (MST). Main Stage Theater Project: TAPS 124D. Rosters for SSO (Sections 1 and 2) and SP (one or two sections to be decided pending the auditions) will be determined by 21 December 2020. Musicians collaborate with composers and artists visiting and performing at Stanford. Phone: 650-736-0324 Fax: 650-856-4155 Email: info@stanfordjazz.org. Applicants to the BA in Music, BM in Composition and BM (Pre-Music Education Certification) must submit additional materials. Before the audition time, please send us recordings of the following (to stanfordcollaborch@gmail.com): • A scale of your choice • ~5 minutes of solo music (you can use a past recording!) The Department of Music at Stanford brings together music-making and scholarly research in composition, conducting, performance, music history, ethnomusicology, music theory, cognitive science, intermedia, and computer-based technologies. Stay on top of the information you need to navigate the admissions process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 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