Prescreening Process

Many programs at Manhattan School of Music require the submission of prescreening materials in order to be invited to audition. To learn more about the prescreening process, look below.

Prescreening Submission Deadline
Majors That Require Prescreening
How To Upload Materials
Prescreening Results

Prescreening Submission Deadline

Prescreening materials are due December 1, 2014

Majors That Require Prescreening

Choose an instrument below to view prescreening requirements.


Classical Bass
Classical Cello
Classical Clarinet
Classical Composition
Classical Conducting - Choral
Classical Conducting - Orchestral
Classical Flute
Classical Piano
Classical Percussion
Classical Viola
Classical Viola Zukerman Program
Classical Violin
Classical Violin Zukerman Program
Classical Voice


Orchestral Bass
Orchestral Cello
Orchestral Clarinet
Orchestral Flute
Orchestral Percussion
Orchestral Violin


Jazz – DMA in Jazz Arts Advancement
Jazz Bass
Jazz Composition
Jazz Drumset, Hand Percussion, and Tabla
Jazz Guitar
Jazz Piano
Jazz Saxophone, Clarinet, and Flute
Jazz Trombone
Jazz Trumpet and Horn
Jazz Vibraphone
Jazz Violin, Viola, and Cello
Jazz Voice

How To Upload Prescreening Materials

Materials must be uploaded within MSM's application on the Decision Desk website.