Music Scholarship Auditions

Up to $5,000 a year

Audition Requirements:
  • Admitted student entering Juniata in Fall 2023
  • Interest in vocal or instrumental music & intent to participate in an ensemble; scholarship awards are contingent upon your participation in an ensemble while on campus. 
  • Vocalists will be required to prepare for one assigned piece. You will sing your part with a choral recording and then a capella. Further details will be provided in the confirmation email.
  • Instrumentalists will all be required to prepare at least one, but in most circumstances, two pieces.
    • Wind and String instrumentalists will be required to bring their own instruments to the audition.
    • If you will require an accompaniment, you will be expected to bring an accompaniment with you or a recording of the accompaniment. A 6' grand piano will be available.
    • Specific details for all instrumental types will be provided in the confirmation email.
    • If there is proficiency in a secondary performance area, applicants are encouraged to include this in the audition scheduling.
  • Auditions will be done in person between November 2 and March 1*.
    • Choral Auditions are available on Wednesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Instrumental Auditions are available on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM 
    • Additional Featured Audition Dates include:
      • Wednesday, November 16 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (instrumental only)
      • Thursday, December 1 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      • Monday, December 5 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      • Thursday, January 19
        • Instrumental from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
        • Vocal from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 
      • Tuesday, February 21
        • Instrumental from 9:00 to 11:00 AM
        • Vocal from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 
    • *No auditions will be hosted over the Winter break between December 14 - January 16
  • A minimum of three business days' notice is required to set-up and confirm your audition and visit experience.
  • The deadline to audition for the Fall 2023 Class is March 1st, 2023.