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Music Scholarship Auditions

Qualified students may audition for scholarships on all wind, brass, percussion, woodwind, string and keyboard instruments, and voice. Additional assistance in the form of stipends are available for the Marching Band and Pep Bands.

Members of the "Pride of the Plains" Marching Band receive Band Stipend Awards for their participation. Currently, the amount for wind players is $400. Drum-Line and Color Guard receive a $500 stipend award. Those students who participate in Basketball Pep Bands receive an additional Band Stipend Award of $225.00 for each band they are in. 

Click here to download the Scholarship Auditions brochure

Click here to complete the Online Music Scholarship Audition Application

Audition Dates

Weekly when school is in session: Fridays through out the semester
     Vocal at 1:00 p.m. and Instrumental at 2:00 p.m.
     If you cannot meet on Friday, please call the Music Department at 620-235-4466.

Friday, February 19, 2016
     Instrumental Auditions or by Appointment

Schedule for Feb. 19

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.
     Check-in and Refreshments
     McCray Hall Lobby

9:15 - 9:30 a.m.
     Welcome and Introductions
     by the Department Chairperson

9:30 - 10 a.m.
     Meet Student Advisory Council

10 a.m.

Audition Guidelines 

 The following guidelines have been designed to assist you with your preparation for your scholarship audition. Students always seem to have questions about "what is appropriate for an audition?" We hope that this outline will answer these questions for you and help you to better prepare for your audition.

If you have any questions that have not been answered in this material, please do not hesitate to call the Pittsburg State University Music Office at 620-235-4466.