College Entrance Requirements

Northwestern

4 compositions

Eastman

Etude
2 contrasting mvt. of unacc. Bach
1 mvt. of a concerto
3 oct. maj/min scales/arp

Juilliard

fast & slow mvt. from any concerto
1 mvt. unacc. Bach
2 contrasting brilliant concert pieces
1 Paganini Caprice and 1 study Rode, Gavinies, Wieniawski, Op. 10,
Paganini, Op. 1
maj/min scales/arp in 3 oct. with double stops
1 piece of above composed since 1939

Manhattan

3 oct. maj/min scales
1st mvt. standard concerto
2 contrasting mvt. unacc. Bach

Mannes

scales/arp in 3 oct, scales in thirds & octaves – all keys
etudes – Kreutzer, etc.
2 contrasting mvt. unaccomp. Bach
fast & slow mvt. any concerto
short salon piece

Cleveland

all maj/min scales
2 etudes – Rode, Dont, Kreutzer, Gavinies
2 mvt. contrasting unaccomp. Bach
1 mvt. standard concerto

Oberlin

1 mvt. Bach
1st mvt. standard concerto
etude – Dont, Gavinies, Rode, Paganini
maj/min scales in 16th notes, 3 oct.

Rice

1 maj/min scale
1 etude
1st mvt. concerto
1 solo piece