About the Ensemble

The Campus Orchestra is a non-auditioned full orchestra open to students and members of the Ball State community. The orchestra rehearses one night a week and performs once a semester in Sursa Hall. Repertoire ranges from orchestral standards to lighter pieces such as Broadway and film music.

Rehearsal Information

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Wednesday: 8-9:30 p.m.



Music Instruction Building (MI), room 152


Course Numbers

  • MUSC 140, section 2A (0 credit)
  • MUSC 341, section 2A (.5 credit)

Douglas Droste


Douglas Droste
director of orchestras and associate professor of music

Join the Ensemble

No Audition Required

The Campus Orchestra is a non-auditioned ensemble open to all students. Just register for the course and attend the first rehearsal.


Contact Professor Droste.