STUDENT & PARENT INFORMATION


LYMAN C. KIMBALL CONSERVATORY
AUDITION INFORMATION

INSTRUMENTAL MAJOR AUDITIONS
All instrumental majors must complete an audition for band placement.

Each exercise is progressively harder than the one before.  Determine the hardest exercise that you are able to play well and practice that as well as the exercises before.

PIANO MAJOR AUDITIONS
Piano Majors must play a prepared piece which displays your ability to the instructor.
You may also be asked to play scales (2 octaves).

CREATIVE ARTS MAJOR AUDITIONS

Audition Requirements:

  1. Acting Audition
    The spoken word attached is to be fully memorized. Be sure to use lots of expression, the space around you, and don’t be afraid to add your own unique style to your performance!
     
  2. Dance Audition
    On audition day, each Creative Arts Major will be taught choreography of two contrasting styles for the student to perform for their dance audition. Please dress appropriately for this audition (clothes you can move freely in: sweats, t-shirt, appropriateshorts)

Class Requirements:

  1. Bring ALL black outfit for performances
    1. Black short sleeve or long sleeve shirt (no tank top)
    2. Black dress pants
    3. Black shoes
  2. Bring comfortable clothes for rehearsals! Be prepared to be moving around!
    1. Tights/leggings
    2. sweat pants
    3. t-shirt
    4. tennis shoes


CHORAL AUDITION
All conservatory students must complete a choral audition for part placement in chorus.  Be prepared to demonstrate your vocal range on a neutral syllable as well as sing a vocal excerpt.