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Video Auditions 2021

Requirements for how to record your audition program on video, how the video should be and what you need to keep in mind.

Video audition requirements

General information

  • For study programmes with specific repertoire requirements, you must record the full programme in the video. Other study programmes require a self-chosen programme of a certain duration. Please see the admissions page for Bachelor and the admissions page for Master for details.
  • Each movement/piece in the video recording must be unedited, but you may cut in between movements/pieces.
  • There are no requirements regarding the quality of sound and image – you are welcome to use a regular mobile phone for recording.

For classical instruments

  • You are not required to play with an accompanist, but we recommend that some of the programme is performed with a pianist.

For jazz instruments

  • At least two pieces must be performed with a band.
  • For Master applicants: The recording should primarily be done for admission purposes. However, you may include recordings from live concerts etc. if it supports your master project.

Format and submission

  • After the application deadline you will receive an e-mail with further details about video submission. You must submit the video(s) through Vimeo, Youtube or a similar platform. You can choose to submit one or several links.
  • The video link(s) must be open and not encrypted or password protected. They must be available for the full admission period, until 1 July 2021.
  • The video(s) must be marked with the date(s) of recording. The recordings may have been done over time and in different places.


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