- Solo work demonstrative of proficiency on keyboard percussion (solo marimba work preferred).
- Standard orchestral excerpts for xylophone or glockenspiel, snare drum and timpani.
- Etude or solo for snare drum and timpani (or multiple percussion).
- Optional: demonstration of jazz skills on drum set, vibraphone, or steel pan.
- Recordings may be submitted in lieu of an audition at the Kent Campus. A DVD recording of a live performance is preferred in this case.