Auditions + Portfolios

Early Round Auditions – 25 to 30 September

Application deadline for performance and music education (principal study) auditions and online submission of portfolios for Contemporary Music, Composition, Creative Music, Digital Music and Media and Musicology – 1 September 2017.

Late Round Auditions – 27 November to 8 December (excluding weekends)

Application deadline for performance and music education (principal study) auditions and online submission of portfolios for Contemporary Music, Composition, Creative Music, Digital Music and Media and Musicology – 29 September 2017.

Late Applications

Late request for auditions/interviews may only be considered for applications lodged to UAC by end of October. (No late applications will be accepted for applicants for Contemporary Music Practice). Please email con.apply@sydney.edu.au to discuss before lodging your application.

Online Auditions

Please submit your online application here. If you are unable to attend an audition or interview in person, please also add a video recording of your performance audition or add your portfolio as part of this online application.

Please see your area of interest page to obtain specific audition requirements.

Audition Costs

University Admission Centre (UAC) Applicants
A non-refundable $50 administration fee is charged by the Sydney Conservatorium of Music for every audition/interview application (please refer to our online application form for payment link). For information about the fees and charges associated with UAC applications, please visit the UAC website.

Postgraduate and International Students
There are no audition application fees for postgraduate and international students.

Accompanists
Instrumental applicants are required to provide their own accompanist. Booking an accompanist (including cost) is up to the individual applicant. No recorded accompaniment is permitted.

2017 Recommended Accompanists Contact List

Please email: con.apply@sydney.edu.au for further information.

Jazz applicants will perform with staff from the Conservatorium jazz division as part of their audition – this accompaniment is provided free of charge. Please refer to the jazz area of study page for more information.