It's Audition Season!
All students should refer to the following steps for successful entry into the McKendree
University Department of Music and/or the McK Athletic Bands Program.
If you have any questions, please contact Shannon Streif, our Music Events and Logistics Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 618-537-6554.
1. Apply and be accepted to McKendree University
3. Submit an online Music Audition Request
4. Potential Music Majors and Minors must also submit a letter of recommendation from a current music teacher to:
Attn: Dr. Nancy Ypma
701 College Road
Lebanon, IL 62254
5. Prepare for your performance! Your final step will be auditioning for the McKendree Music Faculty.
Both Private & Video Audition Submission Options Available!
NOTE: After your Music Audition Request has been received, further information about scheduling will be sent in an email at least 1 week prior to auditions.
It is extremely important that you read the requirements provided in your confirmation e-mail and meet each requirement in your audition. If you have any questions about a requirement,
please contact us immediately. Shortly after your audition, you will be notified via ‘snail-mail’ of your admission
status within the Department of Music. Scholarship award amounts should go out from
the Office of Financial Aid beginning in early April.