Bass Auditions at IWU

VIDEO auditions now being accepted for all instruments and vocalists. Due to recent CDC guidelines on-campus auditions have been suspended for the foreseeable future. To upload your audition video you must first apply to IWU. After submitting your application you will receive an email with instructions for accessing your student status portal. Once you have logged in to your portal you will be able to upload your audition video using the edit portfolio link. We want you to know that we are here for you and look forward to receiving your video audition.  If you have any questions please reach out to Laura Dolan at

Requirements: Candidates auditioning for the double bass studio should perform two movements from a concerto or sonata, an etude, and a technical exercise.

Candidates auditioning on bass guitar should perform a bass part from two songs/compositions that best illustrate their interests and ability.

Please email Professor Jones ( if you have any questions or need further clarification..

What to expect on weekday auditions:
  • Tour of campus
  • Meeting with an admissions counselor
  • Lunch with a music student
  • Sample lesson
To schedule your audition, please select an available date from the calendar or call the Music Admissions Office at 1-309-556-3063.
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