Audition for a music scholarship!
Wittenberg awards more than $475,000 in music scholarships annually
We award several dozen scholarships, for voice, band and orchestral instruments, piano, organ, and classical guitar, and these scholarships are available to all students regardless of major.
Two contrasting songs, including one in a foreign language if possible. A piano accompanist will be provided.
- Two compositions or movements in contrasting styles, one of which demonstrates technical proficiency. (For percussion, solos in two of these areas: snare drum, timpani, mallets.) About ten minutes total duration.
- Major scales, memorized, up to four sharps/flats. Strings (including guitar and harp): two or three octaves. Woodwinds: one or two octaves, as appropriate for your instrument (clarinet/sax: in the key of your instrument). Plus a chromatic scale in one octave.Brass: one or two octaves, in the key of your instrument. Percussion: two octaves. Piano: three octaves, hands together.
Interested students who apply for admission by December 1, scholarship audition request deadline: December 15
Interested students who apply for admission after December 1, scholarship audition request deadline: February 1