Here is a list of all audition dates, in London and abroad. Most London auditions are held in December. For details of how we let you know about your audition date and time, see Tracking your Application on the Your Application page.

London 2020-21

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Audition Date
Main auditions Due to the restrictions regarding the COVID 19 pandemic, for 2021 entry there are no live auditions during the period 30 November - 11 December 2020 and assessments will be made by video.
Composition interviews (by video)30 November - 11 December 2020
Orchestral Conducting (second round) February 2021 (to be confirmed)
Choral Conducting (second round) March 2021 (to be confirmed)
CPD: Creative Music Leadership Spring 2021 (to be confirmed)
Répétiteur Spring 2021 (to be confirmed)
Opera (recalls)Spring 2021 (to be confirmed)
Jazz (recalls)Spring 2021 (to be confirmed)
MPhil/PhD (interviews) March 2021

International

Due to the restrictions regarding the COVID 19 pandemic, we will no longer be auditioning at any international centres for 2021 entry. Please see the section on video auditions for more details.

The information below is for 2022 entry only:

City Date Venue
Beijing November 2021 China Conservatory of Music Affiliated High School, 148 Chaoyang North Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
Chicago February 2022 to be confirmed
Hong Kong November 2021

to be confirmed

New York (Musical Theatre) January 2022 to be confirmed
New York (other programmes) February 2022 to be confirmed
Seoul November 2021 to be confirmed
Shanghai November 2021 to be confirmed
Singapore October 2021 to be confirmed
Sydney October 2021 to be confirmed
Taipei November 2021 to be confirmed
Tokyo November 2021 to be confirmed