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    • Important : In order for your application to be considered, you must submit a fully completed application form, pay the application fee and send us by e-mail (admissions@orford.mu) all the following audition material.

       

      1. A musical biography

      of about 250 words

       

      2. A picture

      of your face only

       

      3. A copy of your diploma or transcript

      for the last obtained post-secondary diploma

       

      4. Citizenship proofs:

      (High quality scanned copies, photos are not accepted)

       

      Canadian citizen born in Canada
      • Birth certificate (both sides)

       

      Canadian citizen born abroad
      • Birth certificate (both sides)
      • Citizenship card (both sides)
      • Quebec selection certificate (if applicable)

       

      Canada permanent resident
      • Birth certificate (both sides)
      • Permanent resident card (both sides)
      • Quebec selection certificate (if applicable)

       

      Other citizenships
      • Birth certificate (both sides)
      • Passport

       

      5. A recording according to the following requirements:

       

      Baroque Music
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Chamber Music for Wind Instruments
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Composition
      • Audio or video recording of two recent compositions*
      • Scores of the two composition (in .pdf format)
      • A motivational letter (stating your academic progress and your expectations for the workshop)

       

      Contemporary Music
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which should include contemporary music works (not mandatory)*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght

       

      Improvisation
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which should ideally include an improvisation*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Master Classes
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Orford Winds
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Piano Duo
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • For pre-formed ensembles, a duo recording is mandatory
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Piano Trio
      • A high quality video recording including two works of various styles, which must include a work from the standard virtuosic repertoire*
      • For pre-formed ensembles, a trio recording is mandatory
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019

       

      Voice and piano duet
      • A high quality video recording *
      • For pre-formed ensembles, a duo recording is mandatory
      • Maximum 15 minutes in lenght
      • Recorded after July 1, 2019
      • Singers and pianists must submit three contrasting pieces from the repertoire of the French mélodie and the German Lied

       

      *Please send one or more public or unlisted links on YouTube or Vimeo platforms, accessible directly without a password at admissions@orford.mu