Guitar

Guitar Audition Requirements for 2020-2021 Admissions

All applicants must thoroughly read and follow the 4 step application/audition process on the Admissions homepage.

DIRECTOR
Richard Serianni

GUITAR WEBSITE
Click here

ONLINE APPLICATION
November 1, 2019 – January 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

PREAUDITION MEETING – virtual for 2021
Thursday, January 7, 2021
6:00 pm
link for preaudition meeting

PREVIEW DATES
Because of Covid19, DSA will not have any in-person tours or Preview Mornings for the 20/21 school year.  A full Preview Morning video can be found here.

AUDITION DATES
Tuesday, February 2 – 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm
or
Wednesday, February 3 – ​3:30 pm – 8:30 pm

ACCOMMODATIONS
If your student needs accommodations for the audition, as written in a 504 or IEP, please provide a copy of the 504 or IEP to Assistant Principal aspen_burkett@dpsk12.org ONE WEEK before your student’s audition date.

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

Upload all information below by Friday, January 29, 2021 by 11:59 pm

Students will submit their audition video to the​ ​DSA Guitar Auditions 2021 Form​:
1. Students will provide video of two pieces of music in the style of their choice (what do you play well?).
2. Students will provide video of all chords and related scales of their choice (show me what you know).
3. Students will complete the ​DSA Guitar Auditions 2021 Form​
4. Students will sight read music with their guitar ​during the audition​ (I will provide an online link).
5. Students should submit at least one ​recommendation form ​from their current music teacher(s).


Here are the two required forms:
DSA Guitar Recommendation Form
DSA Guitar Auditions 2021 Form​ ​