Music Talent Grant

Talent Grants are awarded by the Department of Music to first year students in the performance areas of voice, keyboard, strings, percussion and wind instruments. During an audition before the music faculty, your technical skill and musicianship will be assessed. Talent Grant recipients are required to participate in an ensemble in one of the following areas: band, choir, jazz, orchestra or piano accompanying. Private study in voice or on an instrument is encouraged.

To fully apply for a Music Talent Grant you must complete this application AND audition. Auditions must be completed by April 1, 2018. Students seeking Music Talent Grants are encouraged to apply for admission to the University as soon as possible. To schedule an individual appointment for an audition, please contact the Department of Music.


Department of Music

507-389-2118 (V),

800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY)


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