Auditions and/or interviews are required for all summer programs and will be arranged only upon registration for this course, which requires payment of the non-refundable $50 application fee and submission of required accompanying materials. Admission will be based on demonstrated ability as well as compatibility with other applicants. For more information about recommended age and experience levels, please visit our program descriptions at sfcm.edu/summer.
Audition requirements vary by program as follows:
Composition (Tuition after acceptance - $1500)
Submit PDF scores of two recently composed contrasting works (with MP3 or MP4 recordings if available) with application. An interview with the composition instructor is required, during which you should be prepared to perform one short piece on your instrument. Long distance applicants may interview by phone.
Gilbert & Sullivan Scenes (Tuition after acceptance - $820)
Present two contrasting selections in English (one at a lively tempo), from the Gilbert & Sullivan, classic Broadway (no belting, please), light opera or operetta repertoire. Choose songs that show off your personality. Accompanist provided. Selections should be memorized. Candidates will also be asked to sight-read a monologue.
Audition/Interview for Summer Programs #1341
Please call for information on availability and costs.
Gilbert & Sullivan Audition dates are April 12, 18 and 19. Composition Auditions will be scheduled for Saturday afternoons.
At least 10 but less than 20
All auditions take place at the Conservatory.
2015 Summer Programs Application Fee
2015 Summer Programs
San Francisco Conservatory of Music