Classical Guitar Audition Guidelines


  • Transcription of one movement from a lute or cello suite, or violin partita by Bach.
  • One piece of your own choice from the renaissance, classical, romantic or modern period, minimum level RCM grade 7 or equivalent.


  • One study, minimum level RCM grade 7 or equivalent

Technical Requirements:

  • All major scales - 2 octaves
  • All harmonic and melodic minor scales - 2 octaves
  • Chromatic scale starting on E - 2 octaves

For information about Memorial University’s classical guitar program, please contact Prof. Sylvie Proulx.


School of Music

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000