Audition Information for Organ and Harpsichord

Applicants must:

Each prospective organ and harpsichord student is expected to demonstrate a performing ability equal to the Conservatory Grade VIII (Grade X for prospective Performance candidates).

Organ auditions are held in Music Building Room 10. It is recommended that the student, when arranging the audition date, request practice time in the studio.

The student should prepare two pieces of contrasting character from different historical periods. The pieces need not be memorized. No technical exercises are required, but the student will be asked to sightread a piece of organ music using pedals.

Odilla Van Delinder, Admissions Officer
Don Wright Faculty of Music
Western University
Talbot College, Room 210
1151 Richmond Street
London, ON
N6A 3K7

Phone: 519-661-2044
Fax: 519-661-3531