Admission to the Music Department

Organ - specific audition requirements

Scales

  • Pedal scales (major and minor) up to two sharps or flats, one octave.
  • Manual scales (all major and minor), two octaves.

Sightreading

  • Expect a hymn from a mainline Protestant hymnal, using the pedals for the bass line. Also, a two-voice organ piece (bicinium, with independent right and left hands).

Prepared Pieces

  • Two pieces. One piece from the Baroque era, preferably by J.S. Bach. The other piece should be from the 19th or 20th centuries.

 

 

To schedule an audition, or for more information, please contact:

Audition Coordinator
Moravian College Music Department
1200 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Music Office (610) 861-1650
FAX (610) 861-1657
music@moravian.edu