Students wishing to enter as music majors in one of these degree programs for the 2014-2015 school-year will be required to audition. In addition to determining admittance to the department, the audition also determines student eligibility for music department scholarships. Once awarded, the scholarships are renewable annually.

The Newberry College Music Department 2014-2015 Audition Dates:

  • Friday,January 30, 2015
  • Friday, February 27, 2015
  • Friday, March 27, 2015
  • Friday, April 17, 2015
  • Friday, May 15, 2015

Print our Audition Flyer for 2014 - 2015

Audition requirements:
Please be prepared to perform two pieces of your own choosing in contrasting styles (they do not need to be lengthy). If you would like to be accompanied, please let us know in advance, and bring along an original copy of the accompaniments (not a photocopy). Instrumentalists will be asked to play several scales. The audition will also include a brief sight-reading and tonal memory assessment, a diagnostic music knowledge test (for placement purposes only), and an informal interview with the Department Chair.

To set up an audition use our Music Info/Audition Form, or contact:

If you have any questions, contact:

Debbie Jarman, Administrative Assistant


Music Office: (803) 321-5633
Fax: 803-321-5175