Group Piano Placements
All non-keyboard music majors must fulfill piano proficiency requirements
as designated in their specific degree plans. See piano requirements for your
specific area in the UWSP
All entering freshman and transfer music majors must
meet with the piano faculty to determine appropriate piano placement. Piano
placements are determined during music entrance auditions, or if necessary, by
appointment with piano faculty. Students with no previous keyboard experience
are automatically placed into the beginning level of group piano.
Students with piano background should be prepared to play a short prepared
piece; sight-read a short excerpt; and demonstrate previously acquired technical
skills such as scales and chord progressions.
Students interested in fine tuning their skills in preparation for piano
placement exams and/or group piano classes are encouraged to examine the