Barbara Shakespeare LaFrance Scholarship

The Barbara Shakespeare LaFrance Scholarship will be awarded to a music major (preferably a pianist) who is from Massachusetts. The successful applicant will be a junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0, and will be selected through audition. Should no music major from Massachusetts satisfy the requirements the scholarship will be open to 1) a pianist from any state or country; then 2) any music major, vocal or instrumental, from any state or country. If, there is not a candidate with a major in music, an exceptional student with a minor in music and who meets other criteria, may be considered.

Supplemental Questions
  1. What instrument do you play?
  2. Please list the title and composer of two selections to be played in your audition.
  3. Briefly describe these pieces and suggest why they make a good pairing (similarities, differences, etc.):
  4. If you are a singer, what is your voice type?