Audition Info for Harp - Kendall College of Arts and Sciences

Audition Info for Harp

Recommended audition materials



Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music Education (BME) and non-majors

  • 2-handed, 2 octave scale (any key) Play 3 repetitions, non-stop, with turnarounds at the top and bottom of the scale
  • An orchestral cadenza of your choice
  • An orchestral excerpt of your choice (minimum 6 measures)
  • Two (2) solo selections of contrasting style and from different eras/composers (Selections over 3 minutes are subject to being cut at some point during the audition)
  • Handel Concerto in Bb is preferred to have been learned but not required
  • Be prepared to have a 30-45 minute lesson with the harp instructor at some point after your audition (if in-person auditions are held)

TU Harp Instructor

Lorelei Barton @