Audition Information

Thanks to the generous support by the Florence J. Gillmor Foundation and the Gore Endowment for Music, students enrolled in music at Westminster College receive a wide range of scholarships and unique performance opportunities.

Audition Dates

  • January 27, 2018 
  • February 17, 2018 
  • March 24, 2018 

Video audition submissions accepted now! 

Other regional auditions

St. George, Utah - February 10, 2018 
Boise, Idaho - TBD

Audition Requirements

  1. Submit your audition application
  2. Submit your Westminster admission application
  3. Prepare for your audition
    1. Voice Audition: Sing two contrasting classical or jazz works from memory
    2. Instrumental Audition: Perform two pieces from contrasting styles from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or 20th/21st Century eras

If you require an accompanist, please provide music that is legible and bound or prepared for a three-ring binder. Alternatively, you can bring a recording of the accompaniment.

We recommend preparing music that is representative of different styles and periods of composition to highlight your ability and talent. These works should demonstrate your musical abilities and technical proficiency.

Schedule Your Audition

To schedule your audition, complete the audition application.

If you have questions, please contact us at 801.832.2379 or

Prospective Entry Term (required)
Choose Your Instrument Type
Choose Your Voice Type
When would you like to audition? (required)
Have you applied for admission to Westminster College? (required)
Have you been accepted to Westminster College? (required)
Intended Program of Study (required)
Do you plan to submit a FAFSA? (required)

Audition by Mail

If you are applying from out-of-state or out of the country, please record your two memorized pieces and send a DVD or YouTube link to our music department.

Submit Your Instrumental Audition

Send your instrumental audition to:

Kimi Kawashima, DMA
Music Department
Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

Submit Your Vocal Audition

Send your vocal audition to:

Professor Michael Chipman
Music Department
Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105