Audition and Scholarships

Audition and Scholarships

2023 Audition Dates:

Scholarship auditions will be done in-person or by video recordings.

In-person scholarship auditions dates:


January 27-28 (In conjunction with First Chair Honor Band)

Instrumental and Vocal

February 20 (In conjunction with Music Major Day)

April 15 ( In Person) 

Steps to complete the application

  1. Apply to Del Mar College at
  2. Complete the Scholarship Application - Department of Music at DMC.
  3. Complete the DMC Foundation Scholarship Application. The Foundation application opens on 2/1/23 and closes on 4/30/23.
  4. High School Seniors only - Ask your high school guidance counselor to complete the Counselor Form - Scholarship Application at DMC

What to prepare for the audition

Brass and Woodwinds

Perform two major scales of the applicant’s choice. Perform each scale in one or two octaves (two octaves is preferred.)


Contact Assistant Professor of Percussion, Dr. Neil Sisauyhoat, for specific details regarding audition materials at


Contact Philip Hii at (361) 698-1686 or for information about appropriate repertoire, etc.


Contact Todd Ehle (violin/viola) at (361) 698-1223 or or Susan Sturman (cello/bass) at (361) 698-1612 for information about appropriate repertoire, etc.


Contact Cynthia Longoria at (361) 698-1607 or; Raphael Rada at (361) 698-1606 or; Daniel Arredondo at (361) 698-1352 or for information about appropriate repertoire, etc.


Contact David Sutanto at (361) 698-1614 or or Shao-Shan Chen at (361) 698-1611 or for information about appropriate repertoire, etc.

Sound Recording Technology

Contact Paul Bissell at (361) 698-1618 or for more information.

Page last updated November 2, 2022.

  • To schedule an audition time or for more information, call (361) 698-1211 or email

Contact Information

Department of Music
(361) 698-1211
(361) 698-1620 (fax)


Fine Arts Center
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404