Upcoming Events
5:30 p.m.
soprano Mary Kathryn BrewerDr. Brewer is assistant professor of voice at the University of Northern Colorado and received her doctorate from Ball State in 2016. Program to include music by Milton Babbitt, Jules Massenet, Giuseppe Verdi, Rosephanye Powell, Robert Schumann, and Richard Walters. Event is free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Student RecitalProfessor Droste is a doctoral violin student of Yu-Fang Chen. Program to include music by Ludwig van Beethoven and Gabriel Fauré. This event is free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Student RecitalEmily is a flute student of Mihoko Watanabe, professor of flute. Program to include music by J.S. Bach, Shulamit Ran, Ferenc Farkas, Louis Ganne, and Walter Piston. This event is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Orchestra musicians performing on stageUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. The concert will feature this year's graduate concerto competition winners Samuel Thompson and Bruno Theiss with a program to include music by Valerie Coleman, Emmanuel Séjourné, Sergei Prokofiev, and Franz Liszt. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts 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 Ball State Jazz Ensembles under the direction of Mark Buselli, Freddie Mendoza, and Aron Callard. A jazz scholarship is also awarded at this annual concert in memory of School of Music alumnus Uttamlal “Tom” Shah. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
band musicians performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand, Ball State's top two concert bands present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Opera singers performingThis gala event will feature opera students and voice faculty presenting several operatic favorites and lesser-known gems. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts 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. This recital will feature Lisa Kozenko (oboe) and Michael Seregow (piano). Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
trio Soprani CompagniSoprani Compagni is a soprano duo comprised of Ball State alumni Lisa Dawson and Tammie Huntington with pianist Phoenix Park-Kim that researches, compiles, and performs soprano art song duets, oratorio, and opera scenes. Program to be announced. Event is free and open to the public.
8 a.m.
Trombonist Christine Purdue JonesJoin Ball State trombone professor Chris Van Hof and guest artist Christine Purdue Jones of the United States Air Force Band (Washington, DC) for a day of learning and music making. Event is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Orchestra musicians performing on stageUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. The concert will feature this year's undergraduate concerto competition winners Alyssa Santiváñez and David Kuo with a program to include music by Frank Martin, Hilary Purrington (co-commission premiere), Paul Creston, and Manuel de Falla. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
Male brass musicians performingThe Symphony Band is under the direction of Caroline Hand and the Campus Band is conducted by graduate and doctoral student conductors. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
a female vocalist performingUnder the direction of Andrew Crow and Kerry Glann, the Ball State Choirs present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music from around the world and across the centuries. Program to be announced. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
two clarinetists performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva, the Wind Ensemble presents a preview concert of their invited performance at the American Bandmasters Association Convention. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
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. This recital will feature Anna Vayman (violin) and Stephen Price (organ). Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingUnder the direction of Mark Buselli, this concert features the Ball State Jazz Lab Ensemble with guest artist TBA. Winners of the 47th Annual Larry McWilliams Dimensions in Jazz Festival will also perform at the beginning of the concert. Tickets will be on sale to the public at a later date TBA.
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 Mei Zhong (soprano) and James Helton (piano). Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Choirs Calendar
a female vocalist performingThis concert will feature Ball State's choral ensemble Vox Anima under the direction of Kerry Glann. This annual "Women of Song" concert is presented in celebration of Women's History Month in conjunction with Ball State's Women's Week. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
a percussionist performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand, Ball State's top two concert bands present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
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 Mihoko Watanabe (flute) and Cara Chowning (piano). Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Choirs Calendar
a male vocalist performingUnder the direction of Andrew Crow, Kerry Glann, and Mark Statler, the Ball State Choirs present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music from around the world and across the centuries. Program to be announced. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
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. Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
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. Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
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 be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Opera singers during a performanceThe Ball State Opera Theatre present their Spring main-stage production of Donizetti's Don Pasquale with full sets, costumes, and full orchestra. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State University Singers performingCelebrate 58 fabulous years of the University Singers with a gold-studded, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and hand-clapping two-hour extravaganza. Bring the entire family - don't miss the fun! Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office starting August 16.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State University Singers performingCelebrate 58 fabulous years of the University Singers with a gold-studded, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and hand-clapping two-hour extravaganza. Bring the entire family - don't miss the fun! Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office starting August 16.
3 p.m.
Opera singers during a performanceThe Ball State Opera Theatre present their Spring main-stage production of Donizetti's Don Pasquale with full sets, costumes, and full orchestra. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
a jazz trumpeter performingEnjoy a concert of standard jazz favorites and original compositions with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles under the direction of Mark Buselli, Freddie Mendoza, and Aron Callard. Program to be announced. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Choirs Calendar
Event CanceledThis concert has been canceled. Thank you for your understanding.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
Male brass musicians performingThe Symphony Band is under the direction of Caroline Hand and the Campus Band is conducted by graduate and doctoral student conductors. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
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. Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
Woodwind musicians performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand, Ball State's top two concert bands present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of music. Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
3 p.m.
The Ball State Symphony Orchestra performing in Sursa Hall with chorusThe Ball State Symphony Orchestra and Choirs will present Johannes Brahms' Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem). Tickets are available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office. This concert will also be livestreamed.