Applicants must either audition live or submit a recording. The required repertoire is the same regardless of audition method.
Three jazz standards performed with a rhythm section provided by the school:
Bass players are welcome to audition on The New School's acoustic bass. However, they must notify the Office of Admission by email at least one week before their scheduled audition. Applicants are also welcome to audition on electric bass. The audition room will be equipped with a bass amp; each applicant must bring his or her own instrument/patch cable.
Applicants submitting an audition recording should perform the same repertoire as is required for the live audition. Recorded auditions must be performed with a live rhythm section. Once the recording is complete, applicants should submit it using Acceptd. The service fee is $25.
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