Audition Requirements

To audition for the flute studio, please prepare the following:

  • All major and minor scales by memory.
  • Chromatic scale up to high C (D if possible) by memory.
  • Three contrasting works that demonstrate tone, technique and an awareness of style. Individual movements of works are acceptable.
  • Sight reading will be included on live auditions.

General information

  • Auditions are 30-45 minutes in length. This includes time to talk about the applicant’s goals and music program and possibilities for study at LU.
  • Pianists are not required but are encouraged for video auditions.
  • Music resumes and repertoire lists are not required at auditions but are welcome.


If you are interested in pursuing a minor in music, auditions are not required but strongly encouraged.

For those interested in joining an ensemble or taking lessons but not joining a degree program:

For more information, please see the Conservatory Admissions page.