All applicants must audition in person to be considered for admission and scholarship. DVDs from applicants living outside the continental U.S. will be considered on a case by case basis. Please direct all questions to Carlton McCreery, professor of cello, at (205) 348-5062 or cmccreer@ua.edu.

BM Cello Performance Audition Requirements

1. Scale, arpeggios demonstrating an appropriate level of understanding.
2. Etude or cello study.
3. Solo piece or concerto (one movement).

BS Music Education / BM Therapy

1. A scale demonstrating good understanding of pitch and rhythm.
2. Etude or solo piece demonstrating good understanding of pitch and rhythm.

MM Cello Performance Audition Requirements

1. Etude – such as a Popper study memorized.
2. Bach – two contrasting movements memorized.
3. Solo sonata or concerto such as Dvorak, Rococo Variations, or Lalo.

DMA Cello Performance Audition Requirements

1. Etude – such as a Popper study memorized.
2. Bach – two contrasting movements memorized.
3. Solo sonata or concerto such as Dvorak, Rococo Variations, or Lalo.