Music Audition Advice
WACI are pleased to announce our new round of one-to-one sessions for music audition preparation. If you are in the process, or thinking, of applying to study music at a college, university or conservatoire, these sessions are for you!
Our one-to-one music advice sessions are a great opportunity to:
- Learn more about the audition experience
- Receive tips on how to improve your audition
- Build your confidence in auditioning
We have a range of one-hour slots available throughout the second week of October:
Please note: All sessions will take place online. You can indicate which slot you prefer by filling out our booking form linked below:
Booking Deadline: Wed 4 Oct, 12noon
Please note: WACI will prioritise those facing barriers to accessing the arts such as those:
Get in touch and we can check your postcode for you.
If you have any questions about this activity, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Focus on Applications for
Dance, Drama, Production and Filmmaking
Tuesday 12 & Thursday 14 September
Want to discover more about studying dance, drama, production or filmmaking? Then our Focus on Applications for DDPF sessions are for you.
These two free sessions will be a great chance to:
- Learn about studying at a college, university or conservatoire in dance, drama, production or filmmaking
- Gain an understanding of the application process
- Get top tips on how to write your personal statement
These sessions focus on applying via UCAS and UCAS Conservatoires, as well as applying for a creative course at any college and/or university.
When: 12 & 14 September, 5-7pm
Where: Online (via Zoom)
Who is it for: Eligible S5 and S6 pupils who are looking to apply to study the arts in further or higher education
BOOKINGS ARE NOW CLOSED
Note: Fair Access will prioritise those facing barriers to accessing the arts such as those:
- living in an SIMD20 postcode and/or
- care experienced or estranged and/or
- identifying as Black, Indigenous or a Person of Colour (living at an SIMD20 or 40 postcode).
You can check your postcode here or if you contact the team we can check for you.
If you have any questions or any issues with filling out the form, please get in touch at: email@example.com
Music Audition Prep 1:1s
24 – 28 October at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Have you applied or are you thinking about applying to study music at a college, university or conservatoire?
Join us at RCS for our one-to-one sessions to help you prepare for your interview and audition.
The sessions will be the perfect opportunity for you to:
- receive feedback on your audition pieces
- receive audition tips
- be a little extra prepared for your audition
All genres and instruments are welcome.
Booking Deadline: 19 October
Get in touch
If you require further information or have any questions, get in touch with the team at: firstname.lastname@example.org
WACI are delighted to offer new workshops in November for those who are thinking about applying to study at college, university or conservatoire for drama or music teaching:
Monologue Audition Prep
When: Mondays and Wednesdays, 1-17 November, 6-8pm
Who: For pupils who will be required to perform a monologue as part of an audition process when applying for a higher education course in drama.
Our audition prep will:
Help you select monologues
Prepare you for the audition scenario
Receive performance feedback
Booking Deadline: NOW FULLY BOOKED
BEd Audition and Interview Prep
When: Tue 2 Nov and Thu 4 Nov, 6-8pm
Who: For pupils who are thinking about studying to become a music teacher
Our audition and interview prep will:
Give you an understanding of the BEd course at RCS
Prepare you for the audition and interview scenario
Receive feedback on your audition pieces
Booking Deadline: Bookings now closed
Does it cost anything to attend?
All our workshops are fully-funded opportunities for those in the West Coast of Scotland who are:
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WACI are delighted to offer a range of workshops in November and December for those who are thinking about applying to study at college, university or conservatoire:
You’re eligible if you live in the West of Scotland are one of the following:
- attending a FOCUS West School
- living in an SiMD1 postcode
- are Care Experienced or Estranged
Bookings are now closed
If you are interested in Filmmaking or Theatre Production in Art and Design we have the following opportunities open to WACI pupils:
1/ Short Courses (No experience required):
Introduction to Filmmaking (Booking Now Closed)
This short course will introduce you to the different aspects of the filmmaking process. You will develop a new, original idea, which you will then outline, shoot, direct and edit into a finished product.
Theatre Production Art and Design (Booking Now Closed)
This course gives you a practical taste of different Art and Design Production specialisms including set design, prop making, costume and scenic art. Taught by industry professionals the course will offer an introduction to these fields and an insight into possible career pathways.
2/ Audition and Interview Prep Workshops:
If you have already applied for a place at college, university or conservatoire, or you’re planning on applying soon, our audition and interview preparation courses offer specialised, specific support:
Filmmaking (Booking now Closed)
Theatre Production Art and Design (Booking Now Closed)
If you require any further information about any of the above opportunities please contact us at: