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Winds & Percussion Auditions & Interviews

Specific Instrumental Requirements - Oboe


For consideration for admission to the D.M.A. program, each applicant must first pass a pre-screening to be uploaded prior to the live audition. Select thirty minutes of repertoire from the audition repertoire listed below.

The pre-screening requirement is waived for current University of Michigan graduate oboe majors applying to the D.M.A. program.

Please upload your recording by December 1 for the Fall Term or September 15 for the Winter Term.

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For the in-person audition, each applicant must be prepared to play two major works of the oboe literature from the Baroque period, two major works from the Classical or Romantic period, and two major contemporary works, to equal six (6) complete works which demonstrate technical facility, rhythmic complexity, and musical expression.

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