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Recording Instructions PIANO


A typical smartphone or a computer with a built-in microphone and camera will suffice for the purpose.

Visual Elements

  • Please set the camera capturing you from the side while including your upper body with a clear view of your hands on the keys.
  • Please also include the view of the music stand with no music on.
  • Make sure to have adequate lighting while recording.


Audio Elements

  • Please review the videos before submitting to ensure that sound is audible and not distorted.


  • The entirety of each recording should be one unedited take.
  • Applicants are encouraged to dress professionally for the audition videos.

Download “How To Record Your Audition”-Piano

For questions about recording your audition, please contact Dr. Kanamaru at


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