The University of Charleston has a full range of scholarships available for incoming and transferring music students. All the scholarships are renewable and awarded based on talent, not on degree or major. If interested, you must audition for these scholarships.
Fill out the music audition registration form.
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Requirements for Vocal Scholarship Audition
Vocal Music Scholarship audition repertoire and procedures:
- The conductor will lead you through simple warmup-style vocalizations to determine the range and beauty of your voice and your ability to sing in tune.
- Your audition will also include:
- Rhythmic and melodic echoes
- Melodic sightsinging — you may use solfege, numbers, or no system at all.
- A prepared song — a contest solo, show tune, folk song, etc.; an accompanist will be provided
- A brief conversation about the choral programs and any questions the student may have