Undergraduate and Graduate Auditions

For information about auditioning for one of the Department of Music's large ensembles or chamber ensembles (open to both UB students and members of the Buffalo community) please view the individual ensemble pages. 

Students performing with percussion instruments.
Audition Results

Audition Results for 2021-2022 will be announced before March 31st

2020-21 Audition Schedule

Auditions are submitted via a video file, and should be uploaded in the audition request form

Both vocal and instrumental applicants may submit audition on time for any of the below deadlines. Submission by earlier listed dates is highly encouraged for students seeking a departmental scholarship.

Current UB Students

  • Saturday, Sept 5, 2020 Voice/Instrumental for Fall 2020
  • Friday, January 29, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Spring 2021

Incoming Freshman, Transfer Students, & Master's Students

  • Friday November 13, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
  • Friday January 29, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Fall 2021
  • Friday February 12, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Fall 2021
  • Friday February 26, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Fall 2021
  • Friday March 5, 2021 Voice/Instrumental for Fall 2021

Undergraduate Auditions

Applicants to the MusB in Performance or Performance Minor degrees must request their audition date as part of the Undergraduate Music Application process. BA in Music and Academic Minor applicants need audition only if instrument or voice lessons will be a part of the degree program.

Graduate Auditions

Applicants to the MM in Performance degree must complete the Graduate Audition Request Form, and also complete their graduate school application. Please note: To be considered for assistantship support, applicants must audition prior to January 1.