Upcoming Events
10 a.m.
griner galleryThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
7:30 p.m.
Student RecitalStudent composers will present their works in a performance that is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
griner galleryThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
7:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians performing on stageEnjoy a concert of standard jazz favorites and original compositions with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles. A jazz scholarship is also awarded at this annual concert in memory of Ralston C. "Morgy" Craig, an outstanding solo saxophonist who worked on a variety of projects with the Ball State band program in the 1950s and 1960s. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Student RecitalThis recital will feature the string chamber music students of Peter Opie. Program to include music by Handel-Halvorsen, Franz Joseph Haydn, Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Shumann, and Paul Francis. This event is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
griner galleryThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
7:30 p.m.
The light painting in Sursa's lobby entitled First SymphonyThe Ball State New Music Ensemble is dedicated to performing chamber and solo music of the past thirty years, along with classics of the earlier 20th-century. It features a diversity of musical styles from all over the globe, as well as new works by faculty and student composers at Ball State. The ensemble is under the direction of Amelia Kaplan, associate professor of music composition.
10 a.m.
griner galleryThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
5 p.m.
Student RecitalPaola Cubillos is a flute student of Mihoko Watanabe. Program to include music by Francy Montalvo, Carolina Noguera Palau, Amparo Ángel, and Laura Zúñiga. This event is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Recording engineers at a mixing boardThe EM concert series is a showcase for compositions of electronic and digital media. Pieces may involve loudspeaker playback, instrumental performers, or interactive computer performance systems. Featured composers include students, faculty, alumni and other contemporary or historical composers.
7:30 p.m.
Student RecitalLuke Guise is a cello student of Peter Opie. Program to include music by Dmitri Shostakovich and Édouard Lalo. This event is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Student RecitalThis recital will feature the harp students of Joanne King. Program to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
A flow code that links to the registration page.Ball State School of Music Faculty will be providing free sessions on how to prepare your School of Music audition music or the audition music for All-State Band.
2:30 p.m.
A digital drawing of The Nutcracker and the Rat King in front of falling snow with a banner that says "The Nutcracker".Featuring live music by School of Music choral students and Ball State Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gregory Robbins, the age-old tale of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker provides the setting for the return of the Department of Theatre and Dance and School of Music collaboration to the Emens Auditorium stage! Enjoy an unforgettable kickoff to the holiday season with the telling of the story of Clara, the Mouse King, and the Nutcracker Prince.
5:30 p.m.
Student RecitalGenevieve Miedema is a cello student of Peter Opie. Program to include music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Johan Halvorsen, and Claude Debussy. This event is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A digital drawing of The Nutcracker and the Rat King in front of falling snow with a banner that says "The Nutcracker".Featuring live music by School of Music choral students and Ball State Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gregory Robbins, the age-old tale of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker provides the setting for the return of the Department of Theatre and Dance and School of Music collaboration to the Emens Auditorium stage! Enjoy an unforgettable kickoff to the holiday season with the telling of the story of Clara, the Mouse King, and the Nutcracker Prince.
3 p.m.
Conductor Andrew Crow leading the choral ensembles on the Holiday Choral ConcertBall State’s choral ensembles present two concerts in celebration of the winter holidays featuring well-known seasonal favorites and holiday music from a wide variety of traditions. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1. The afternoon (3 p.m.) performance will also be available as a livestream.
6 p.m.
Conductor Andrew Crow leading the choral ensembles on the Holiday Choral ConcertBall State’s choral ensembles present two concerts in celebration of the winter holidays featuring well-known seasonal favorites and holiday music from a wide variety of traditions. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1.
5:30 p.m.
Event CanceledThis event has been cancelled.
7:30 p.m.
Student RecitalBarbara Mirano is a graduate student seeking a Doctor of Arts degree in Piano Performance. Program to include music by Aaron Copland, Cécile Chaminade, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Robert Schumann, and Jacques Offenbach. This event is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Student DrawingThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
10 a.m.
Student DrawingThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
10 a.m.
Student DrawingThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
10 a.m.
Student DrawingThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
4 p.m.
students in the atrium art galleryThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
7:30 p.m.
Indiana Public Radio Theatre proudly presents an authentic radio drama on Friday, Dec. 16, 2022, live on-air and before an audience in Sursa Performance Hall on the Ball State campus.
10 a.m.
Student DrawingThe School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA/BA exhibitions from December 6 through December 17. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!
6 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by Casey Roberts from 6:00PM - 7:00PM, in AJ 225.
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performingNow in its 59th season, the Ball State University Singers have been entertaining audiences young and old through its songs of faith, hope, laughter, and love. The ensemble warms up the month of January with its annual Winter Concert. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1.
7:30 p.m.
Woodwind musicians performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva, Ball State's top two concert bands present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
a violinst performingThe Ball State Symphony Orchestra is a flagship ensemble of the School of Music that performs orchestral music from a wide variety of backgrounds and time periods. Program to be announced. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1. This concert will also be livestreamed.
6 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by Mark Thomas from 6:00PM - 7:00PM, over Zoom.