Placement Audition Information

Piano Majors and Principals

Studio placement procedure for Fall 2013 is as follows.
  • If you are a new Piano Major or Principal joining FSM this Fall and do not know your studio placement, you must contact Professor Santiago Rodriguez Chair of the Keyboard Performance at The placement decision will be made prior to start of class and the decision will be posted on the keyboard dept. bulletin board in Foster Practice Building. No email notification will be sent as most students have not set up the UMail account.

Placement Audition Information for Elective Piano Lessons

  • WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING ANY ADDITIONAL REQUESTS to audition for elective lessons from non-FSM students for the 2014-2015 academic year. Enrollment in private lessons are by audition only. If you have never auditioned, you will not have a teacher.
  • Please check back at "Private Lessons as Electives" for announcement of future openings.
  • Please do not sign up for "Group/Class Piano Placement Audition." This is for incoming FSM students required to take Keyboard Studies as part of the Experiential Music Curriculum. For those trying to take a waiver test, please refer to instructions under "Group Piano."