Prescreening & Audition Procedures

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Information for prospective organ students applying to Manhattan School of Music.

Organ Prescreening Requirements

There are no prescreening requirements for Organ.

Organ Audition Requirements

Graduate (MM) & Professional Studies (PS)

  • A major work from the Baroque period, such as Bach’s Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor
  • A complete work from the Romantic period, such as any large work by César Franck
  • A complete work from the contemporary period, such as Duruflé’s Toccata from Suite Op. 5

Doctoral (DMA)

A full-length recital should include works from at least four contrasting style periods, including the 20th century.




Visit our General Audition Information page to learn about:

  • Audition dates
  • Accompanists
  • Recorded auditions
  • Admissions results