Are you considering a major or minor in music, or want music to be part of your college experience? Attend our Music Visit Day on Friday, December 6, and discover how you can be part of Carthage’s rich musical tradition.
Our Music Visit Day goes beyond a campus tour. The day is tailored to exploring all the opportunities available to music students: learn about our ensembles, sit in on a music class, take a private lesson, audition for a music scholarship, and even attend our biggest concert of the year: Christmas Festival!
Music Visit Day Schedule:
Check-In: 9:45 a.m.
Your Visit Includes:
- Admissions presentation and music information session
- Complimentary lunch in the dining commons
- Campus tour with a Carthage student
- Financial Aid workshop (for parents/guests)
- Meet the Dean
- Vocal and Instrumental Masterclass
- Sample private lesson, and/or music scholarship auditions (see audition details below)
- Dinner: 5 p.m. in the dining commons
- Carthage Choir rehearsal: 6:15 p.m.
- Christmas Festival: 7:30 p.m.
* Optional music visit day audition details: Carthage holds music auditions for interested majors, minors and non-music majors in February. This audition is for entrance into the music program, as well as scholarship consideration with awards ranging from $500 to $13,000 (renewable annually). By attending the December 6 Music Visit Day, students have the opportunity to audition early! All vocalists and instrumentalists can participate in the early auditions (music theatre auditions are only available in February). See audition and scholarship requirements
Not ready to audition on December 6? Attend the February music auditions.