Creative Jazz Institute Audition Information
Please review the instructions on this page before submitting your Creative Jazz Institute audition & application.
Your audition should include a prepared 1-2 minute piece that demonstrates a range of technical and improvisational abilities + a sight reading exercise.
View instructions or download the sight reading exercise for your instrument. If two options are listed, you may pick one of the two.
- Percussion (African, Latin, etc) - Percussion applicants do not need to sight read. Please prepare two jazz standards: One swing and one latin piece.
- Voice - Voice applicants do not need to sight read. Please prepare at least two selections of differing styles.
All Creative Jazz Institute applicants are asked to submit:
- A completed Summer Institute application form.
Audition You may submit an audition digitally via YouTube or Vimeo link - or - audition in person.
+ In-Person Auditions: If you plan to audition in-person, please indicate this on your application. Schedule an in-person audition time during our Open House or on Saturday, May 5 in Philadelphia (email firstname.lastname@example.org).
- A non-refundable deposit of $250*. The deposit will be returned only if a student is denied admission.
211 S. Broad St, Terra Hall 909
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 717 - 6430