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Trumpet student Corey Johnson perforing with the UT Latin Jazz Ensemble The University of Toledo offers performance opportunities to students of any major From the UT Opera Ensemble performance of Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream UT Music Education students get unique hands-on learning experiences UT Jazz students perform at a master class with guest jazz pianist, Billy Childs UT Music and Film students traveled together to China for a collaborative educational project


Audition for Admission to the UT Department of Music

Violinist with the UT Symphony OrchestraAuditions are REQUIRED for admission to any UT Department of Music degree program and for scholarship consideration. Below are the dates when you can audition. While you may audition on any of these dates, please select the dates you prefer when completing the form. If none of the dates will work for your schedule, please contact the interim department chair, Barbara Miner at For information about how to prepare for your audition, visit the Music Audition web page.

2020 Audition Dates

  • Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • Saturday, February 15, 2020
  • Saturday, February 22, 2020
  • Saturday, March 21, 2020

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The University of Toledo’s Department of Music is a fully-accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music. We offer both undergraduate and graduate degrees in music, including the Bachelor of Music Performance, Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of the Arts in Music, and the Masters in Performance. Our highly skilled and experienced faculty is comprised of professional performing musicians, composers, published researchers, and active members of the commercial music industry. As a university in a metropolitan area, the UT Music Program and its students benefit from our proximity to, and relationships with professional arts organizations, including the Toledo Symphony Orchestra, the Toledo Opera, and the Toledo Jazz Orchestra. Our students receive excellent instruction and numerous opportunities for the highest achievement. Auditions are required for admission into any Music Department degree program and for scholarship consideration. Contact us for more information on how you can prepare for a successful career in music at The University of Toledo.

UToledo Rocket Marching Band DrumlineUToledo Rocket DrumlineFacebook

The University of Toledo Drumline has a rich history of tradition within the Rocket Marching Band and continues to push the boundaries of marching percussion and performance. The group performs at all home football games as well as events on campus and around the Toledo area. Find out more information about the Rocket Drumline here

Photo of tenor singing in UToledo production of Cosi Fan TutteUToledo OPERA ENSEMBLEFacebook

Click here to go to our main opera web page

More UToledo Ensembles!

The University of Toledo offers many ensembles of all sizes - from combos and chamber groups to large ensembles, a full orchestra and of, course the Rocket Marching Band. All are open to all UToledo students of any major. Some are also open to members of the community and do not require enrollment. Visit our ensembles page to learn more!

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