- Present a variety of languages and a variety of performance styles.
- Typically, songs or arias presented are from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th Century repertory and include an oratorio aria or an opera aria.
- Candidates are requested to provide their own accompanist. If this is not possible, a recording of the accompaniment is acceptable.
- Additionally, students will be asked to demonstrate musical sight-reading ability and proficiency in Italian, German, and French diction through poetic excerpts.