Upcoming Events
3 p.m.
Kenari QuartetThe Kenari Quartet is comprised of saxophonists Bob Eason, Kyle Baldwin, Corey Dundee, and Steven Banks. Formed in 2012 at Indiana University, the quartet’s name is derived from the Malay word “kenari,” which may be translated as “songbird.” Expanding on the age-old idea that birds communicate through song, the Kenari Quartet seeks to exemplify this concept through their performances. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Kenari QuartetApplauded for their “flat-out amazing” performances and “stunning virtuosity” (Cleveland Classical), the highly acclaimed Kenari Quartet delivers inspiring performances that transform the perception of the saxophone. The quartet aims to highlight the instrument’s remarkable versatility by presenting meticulously crafted repertoire from all periods of classical and contemporary music. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Join us for a relaxing guided meditation in DOMA's galleries.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
Indianapolis Symphony OrchestraAs part of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra residency at Ball State, members of the orchestra will lead instrument-specific master classes for our brass, woodwind, and percussion students. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Indianapolis Symphony OrchestraAs part of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra residency at Ball State, members of the ISO will coach the Ball State Symphony Orchestra as they rehearse for an upcoming concert. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
Indianapolis Symphony OrchestraAs part of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra residency at Ball State, members of the orchestra will lead instrument-specific master classes for our string students. Free and open to the public.
8 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Matthew Lyon, associate professor of tuba and euphonium. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
Indianapolis Symphony OrchestraAs part of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra residency at Ball State, members of the orchestra and administration will present a seminar career development seminar session titled "The Ecosystem of a Concert." Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State University Singers performingNow in its 56th 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 Cabaret. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office.
9 a.m.
pianist Asaf ZoharAsaf Zohar is one of the most active Israeli pianists and pedagogues. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Join us for a relaxing guided meditation in DOMA's galleries.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
7:30 p.m.
Opera singers performingCome support the Ball State Opera Theatre at their fourth annual Gala event. The evening will feature several prominent opera students as well as voice faculty from the School of Music. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series allows School of Music faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program to include works by Marjorie Rusche, Frank Bridge, Frank Ferko, and Dana Wilson. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
Area educators and DOMA Friends members are invited to enjoy a special tour of the "Mexican Modernity" exhibition.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series allows School of Music faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program to include works by Charles Marie Widor, J. S. Bach, Charles Tournemire, Ned Rorem, Louis Vierne, and Marcel Lanquetuit. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by student show juror, Shauta Marsh.
7:30 p.m.
a clarinetist performingDirector of Orchestras Douglas Droste will lead the BSSO in a program to include Weber's Oberon Overture and Bassoon Concerto in F (featuring this year's Undergraduate Concerto Competition winner), Barber's Adagio for Strings, and Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office.
7:30 p.m.
a jazz trumpeter performingCome enjoy a night 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 School of Music alumnus Uttamlal “Tom” Shah who was killed in a U.S. Embassy bombing in Kenya in 1998. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office.
5:30 p.m.
Stuart studies trombone with Chris Van Hof, assistant professor of music performance (trombone). Program to include works by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Frigyes Hidas, Paul Creston, Mark Phillips, and Joan Tower. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Dr. Martin Luther King, JrThis annual concert honors and celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through music. Performers this year include the Shamaniacs Drum Troupe, St. Andrews Presbyterian Church Choir, Ball State Saxophone Quartet, Ball State Studio Band, Ball State Voice of Triumph Gospel Choir, and more. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
The Ball State Band Conducting Workshop is designed to provide an opportunity for instrumental music educators and conductors of all levels to improve their conducting skills. Registration is required.
7:30 p.m.
Twelfth NightOne of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, Twelfth Night features a cross-dressing heroine, Viola, in search of her twin Sebastian after they are separated in a shipwreck.
6 p.m.
The Ball State Band Conducting Workshop is designed to provide an opportunity for instrumental music educators and conductors of all levels to improve their conducting skills. Registration is required.
9 a.m.
The School of Art and The Atrium Gallery invites the public to the 85th Annual Student Art Exhibition, running from Saturday, February 8 - Wednesday, March 18. The opening reception will be Saturday, February 22 from 6:00pm -8:00pm.
6 p.m.
The Ball State Band Conducting Workshop is designed to provide an opportunity for instrumental music educators and conductors of all levels to improve their conducting skills. Registration is required.