Upcoming Events
10 a.m.
Violists Amy Kniffen and Li LiBall State viola professor Zoran Jakovcic will be joined by guest violists Amy Kniffen and Li Li for a virtual Ball State Viola Day. Events to include master classes, presentations, and recitals. This virtual event is free and open to all.
7:30 p.m.
The Prism ProjectThe Prism Project at Ball State University presents a virtual performance of "Under the Sea" featuring a variety of music, theater, visual arts, and dance. The Prism Project is a performing arts program for children with exceptionalities as well as a training ground for Ball State students who wish to work with children who have exceptionalities.
3 p.m.
The Prism ProjectThe Prism Project at Ball State University presents a virtual performance of "Under the Sea" featuring a variety of music, theater, visual arts, and dance. The Prism Project is a performing arts program for children with exceptionalities as well as a training ground for Ball State students who wish to work with children who have exceptionalities.
5:30 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. This recital will feature music professors Mei Zhong (soprano) and James Helton (piano). Program to include music by Christoph W. Gluck, J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart, Henri Duparc, Alfred Bachelet, Ernest Gold, Samuel Barber, Giuseppe Verdi, Dingshan De, Wu Zhengwen, and Joaquín Turina. This recital is only available as a livestream.
5 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThis concert features student jazz combos that have worked together during the semester. Program to include music by Joshua Redman, MF Doom, MacDonald/Hanley, Roy Hargrove (arr. Ben Davis), Cedar Walton, and Alec Kosla. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
a clarinetist performingThe Campus Band features students from across campus and all majors performing under the direction of graduate student conductors.​ Program to include works by Brian Balmages, David R. Gillingham, Hugh M. Stuart, Frank Ticheli, and John Philip Sousa. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
A violist performingThis recital features student string chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. Program to include works by F. Joseph Haydn, W.A. Mozart, Jessie Montgomery, Felix Mendelssohn, and Maurice Ravel. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
two hornists performingThe Wind Symphony performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire under the direction of Caroline Hand. Program to include works by Charles Carter, Roger Zare, James David, Jessica DiMari, John Mackey, and Kevin Day. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
6 p.m.
Jazz musicians performing on stageJazz Ensembles 2 and 3 are under the direction of Freddie Mendoza and graduate assistant Aron Scott Callard. Program to include music by Kris Berg, Hoagy Carmichael, Bill Armstrong, Dorothy Fields/Jimmy McHugh, William Russo, Oliver Nelson, and Don Menza. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Jazz pianist performing on stageEnjoy a concert of standard jazz favorites and original compositions with the Jazz Lab Ensemble under the direction of Mark Buselli. Program to include music by Sammy Nestico, Mike Crotty, Pat Metheny, Johnny Mercer/Harold Arlen, and Thad Jones. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
5:30 p.m.
An oboeist performing on stageThis recital will feature the students of Lisa Kozenko, associate professor of music performance (oboe). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder online square image. A white background with " Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder" written in red across the middle of the screen. In the bottom left corner is written "University Theatre Series" in grey.April 22-25
7:30 p.m.
The Music Instruction Building at nightThe 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. Free and open to the public.
12 p.m.
Student RecitalCarrington is a voice student of Jon Truitt, associate professor of music performance. Program to include music by Felix Mendelssohn, W.A. Mozart, Frank Bridge, Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, Vincenzo Bellini, and Camille Saint-Saëns. This voice recital is only available as a livestream.
6 p.m.
two clarinetists performingThe Symphony Band performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire under the direction of Caroline Hand. Program to include works by Amber Sheeran, Kevin Day, Nicole Piunno, Giovanni Santos, Ryan George. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder online square image. A white background with " Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder" written in red across the middle of the screen. In the bottom left corner is written "University Theatre Series" in grey.April 22-25
7:30 p.m.
band musicians performingThe Wind Ensemble is Ball State's premier concert band and performs exciting and challenging music under the direction of Thomas Caneva. Program to include works by Eugene Bozza, Morton Lauridsen, Kevin Poelking, Kevin Day, Robert Kurka, and Maurice Ravel. Tickets for limited in-person attendance are now available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
2:30 p.m.
Daybreak online square image. A red background with "DAYBREAK" written in white towards the top right of the image. In the bottom left hand corner written in grey is "Musical Workshop".April 24-25
3 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. This recital will feature music professors Elizabeth Crawford (clarinet) and Cara Chowning (piano). Program to include works by Ailem Carvajal-Gómez, Alfred Prinz, Alessio Fabra, Eva Wasserman-Margolis, Amelia Kaplan, Antonio Mazzoleni, and Alfred Reed. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
5:30 p.m.
Student RecitalChristopher is a senior music composition major and currently studies with Chin Ting Chan, assistant professor of music composition. Program to include works written by Christopher while a student here at Ball State. Free and open to the public with delayed broadcast available.
5:30 p.m.
Student RecitalKendall is a voice student of Mei Zhong, professor of voice. Program to include music by Harry Thacker Burleigh, Franz Schubert, Francis Poulenc, Charles Gounod, Giuseppe Verdi, Otto Respighi, and Douglas Moore. This voice recital is only available as a livestream.
7:30 p.m.
Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder online square image. A white background with " Arlo Whittaker and the 12th Night Murder" written in red across the middle of the screen. In the bottom left corner is written "University Theatre Series" in grey.April 22-25
7:30 p.m.
Student RecitalPo-chen is a cello student of Peter Opie, associate professor of cello. Program to include works by Claude Debussy, George Crumb, and Richard Strauss. Free and open to the public with delayed broadcast available.