Auditions & Interviews

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A complete application includes an audition and/or interview through the UHart Applicant Portal. 

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In order to audition, students must apply to the University of Hartford.

The Hartt School is planning to host in-person/on-campus auditions and interviews for the 2023 admission cycle. Applicants will be contacted by Hartt Admission to schedule an audition and/or interview after they submit their application to the University of Hartford. Virtual auditions will continue to be accepted by request. More information will be provided to applicants during the application process.

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Undergraduate Programs

In some cases, an informal “interview” takes place during the allotted audition time to allow faculty an opportunity to get to know the applicant.

Graduate Audition Information

Graduate level conducting, music education, artist diploma, and doctoral applicants will need to submit preliminary recordings.

Upon favorable review of the preliminary conducting video, applicants will be contacted to schedule an audition, interview and entrance exams.

  • Instrumental Performance
  • Jazz Studies
  • Piano Performance- Pedagogy
  • Composition
  • Music Education
  • Music History- Scholarship & Research
  • Music History Pedagogy 
  • Music Theory
  • Conducting
  • Instrumental Performance- Conducting emphasis (full-time)
  • Music History- Performance Practice
  • Vocal Performance

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