How to Get Accepted Into College for Jazz Performance

Perhaps the most significant part of being a successful jazz musician is having exceptional versatility while having your own unique voice.

You want to find a college that develops your ears so you can comfortably sit in on any group or big band session.

You want to find a college graduating students impacting musical circles throughout the world.

You want to get training from jazz musicians who have a distinguished track record of performing, recording, composing, collaborating with other big names, and teaching.

Yet, with so many high level collegiate jazz programs available to musicians today, it is difficult to discern which schools are worth your valuable consideration and financial investment…

Bill has helped jazz students gain admission into many of the top schools in the country, including USC, NEC, Berklee, the New School, and many more.

How We Help Jazz Students Get Accepted

We help jazz musicians get accepted into college by focusing on the most important parts of their audition, interview, and application.

That includes:

  • Finding the Right Schools: Every school is unique in their offerings. We help you figure out which is best for your future.
  • Finding the Right Faculty: As a jazz musician, you study with the same group of faculty for four years. We help you find the right people for your future.
  • Auditioning: You are evaluated by a professor who oversees admissions auditions at a competitive college program.
  • Interviewing: We work closely with you on the interview process, helping you prepare answers for the types of questions asked in college interviews.
  • Pre-Screen Recordings: We advise you on how to make an outstanding pre-screen recording.
  • Scholarships: We help you choose schools most likely to award scholarship. Additionally, our collaboration may help you receive tremendous merit-based scholarship as we prepare you for outstanding auditions and applications, both of which are considered for scholarship consideration.
  • Music Essays: We help you craft impeccable essays, personal statements, and other materials for college.
  • Music Resume: We help you build an impeccable resume’.
  • Unlimited Consultations: Throughout the entire journey, you have unlimited access to us.

Here is a success story from a jazz pianist we worked with:


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