The School of Music presents live webcasts of many of its large ensemble concerts and other select recitals. View the upcoming schedule of live streaming concerts.

Upcoming Events
5:30 p.m.
Trevor is a saxophone student of Nathan Bogert and Andrew is a trumpet student of Mark Buselli. Performing with their jazz combo, program to include selections by Charles Mingus, Jimmy van Heusen, Trevor Mather, Sonny Rollins, Andrew Fiorini, Richard Rodgers, and Charlie Parker. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Erin is a bassoon student of Keith Sweger, professor of music performance (bassoon). Performing with pianist Patricia Sweger, program to include works by Carl Maria von Weber, Paul Hindemith, and Julius Weissenborn. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Errol is a jazz piano student of Scott Routenberg, assistant professor of music performance (jazz piano). Performing with his jazz combo, program to include selections by Frank Loesser, Horace Silver, Oscar Levant, Brad Mehldau, Clifford Brown, Cedar Walton, and Hiromi Uehara. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Opera singers performingFrom the opening sounds of the opera's famous overture, the audience knows they are in for a special theatrical experience. An incredible mash-up of the supernatural, comedy, and drama, Mozart’s "Don Giovanni" is a true operatic masterpiece that must be seen in person to be truly experienced. The opera will be presented in Italian with projected English titles. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
5:30 p.m.
Paola is a flute student of Mihoko Watanabe, professor of flute. Performing with pianist Michael Seregow, program to include works by J. S. Bach, Paul Taffanel, Toru Takemitsu, and Lowell Liebermann. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Baritone James Best and soprano Winter Yocom are voice students of Craig Priebe, associate professor of music performance. Performing with pianist Barbara Briner-Jones, program to include selections by Bononcini, Gluck, Hahn, Wolf, Schubert, Mozart, Schumann, Bach, Granados, Obradors, Quilter, Gounod, Sullivan, and Loewe. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
Opera singers performingFrom the opening sounds of the opera's famous overture, the audience knows they are in for a special theatrical experience. An incredible mash-up of the supernatural, comedy, and drama, Mozart’s "Don Giovanni" is a true operatic masterpiece that must be seen in person to be truly experienced. The opera will be presented in Italian with projected English titles. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
5:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThis recital will feature student jazz combos that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
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. The Musical Arts Woodwind Quintet is a faculty ensemble-in-residence and offers this recital as part of Chamber Music Tuesdays, a new way to experience chamber music at Ball State! Program to include works by Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Pavel Haas, and August Klughardt. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This event has been canceled.
9:30 a.m.
Calendar: Choirs Calendar
The University Singers performingThe Ball State University Singers will perform selections from their 55th Spectacular for young audience members. Tickets for schools are available through the University Singers.
12 p.m.
Donna LoewyMuch in demand as a collaborative pianist and master class teacher, Donna Loewy performs frequently throughout the United States. She has also toured extensively as an accompanist and opera coach. Free and open to the public.
7 p.m.
The University Singers performingCelebrate 55 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.
All Day Event
The outside of Sursa Performance HallThis summit will feature electroacoustic (EA) ensembles from Ball State and across the region. Free and open to the public.
9 a.m.
Trombonist Jim PughJoin Assistant Professor of Trombone Chris Van Hof and guest artist Jim Pugh for a day of learning and music making. Pugh is a distinguished trombonist, composer, and educator. Free and open to the public with preregistration requested.
7:30 p.m.
The Prism ProjectBall State University's Prism Project presents "Prism Under the Big Top," featuring a variety of music, theater, visual arts, and dance. 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. Ticket information to be announced.
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performingCelebrate 55 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.
2:30 p.m.
The Prism ProjectBall State University's Prism Project presents "Prism Under the Big Top," featuring a variety of music, theater, visual arts, and dance. 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. Ticket information to be announced.
3 p.m.
Girl playing a violinBall State University is home to the Youth Symphony Orchestra of East Central Indiana. School of Music students and faculty work with youth orchestra members in a number of facets and form lasting and meaningful relationships. This concert is free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
The Flute Guild at Ball State University is a vibrant community of students, staff, and faculty who share a love of playing the flute. Recital is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
A male saxophonist performingAssociate Director of Bands Caroline Hand presents a concert featuring a wide range of band repertoire with the Ball State Symphony Band. The concert will also include the Muncie Central High School band under the direction of John Clark. Tickets available through Emens Box Office.
5:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThis recital will feature student jazz combos that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
A woodwind chamber group performing on stageThis recital features student woodwind chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingThe concert will feature music performed by a variety of large brass ensembles. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Stephen Price, lecturer of teaching (organ). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Orchestra musicians performing on stageThe Campus Orchestra, an ensemble comprised of students from across campus, is led by graduate student conductors. Program to include music by Antonín Dvořák, Edvard Grieg, Richard Wagner, and Giacomo Meyerbeer. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Orchestra and Choir performingThe School of Music presents a concert in Sursa Performance Hall as a preview to its April 14 debut performance at the Hilbert Circle Theatre in Indianapolis. Join us for this special concert featuring the Ball State Symphony Orchestra and combined Ball State Choirs as they perform Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
3 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Mihoko Watanabe, professor of flute. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
An interior photo of the Hilbert Circle Theatre in downtown IndianapolisIn celebration of Ball State’s Centennial, the School of Music presents its debut concert at the Hilbert Circle Theatre featuring its outstanding students, conductors, soloists, and ensembles. Tickets are currently available through the Hilbert Circle Theatre box office.
7:30 p.m.
Mallets laying on a tablePercussion Ensemble I is under the direction of Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). This advanced ensemble performs a balance of historically relevant repertoire and contemporary works. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Elizabeth Crawford, professor of music performance (clarinet). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingUnder the direction of Mark Buselli and Freddie Mendoza, the Ball State Jazz Ensembles have performed around the world. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites and original compositions for big band! Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Lisa Kozenko, associate professor of music performance (oboe). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The EM concert series is a showcase for compositions of electronic/digital media and/or live performance. Pieces may involve loudspeaker playback, instrumental performers, or interactive computer performance systems. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Craig Priebe, associate professor of music performance. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Saxophonist Bob EasonInstructor of Music Bob Eason presents a recital in Sursa Performance Hall. Performing with pianist Michael Seregow, program to include works by Corey Dundee, Dorothy Chang, Wijnand van Klaveren, Jean Sibelius, Cesar Frank, and Manuel de Falla. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
This recital will feature voice students taught by Ball State graduate assistants. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The 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. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Mallets laying on a tablePercussion Ensemble II is under the direction of graduate assistant Evan Moore. The percussion ensembles are coordinated by Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Hahn Recital Hall with pianoPerformances by musicians of all ages and levels who study music with a Ball State University faculty member or student teacher. Sponsored by the Ball State Collegiate Chapter of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
a piano soloist performing with orchestraDirector of Orchestras Douglas Droste leads this exciting ensemble in a wide range of musical works. Graduate concerto competition winners Alvise Pascucci (piano) and Joanne King (harp) will be the featured soloists. Program to include works by Aaron Copland, Alberto Ginastera, Paul Dukas, Jean Sibelius, Sergei Rachmaninoff. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
5:30 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Peter Opie, associate professor of cello. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Bands Calendar
Members of a concert band performing on stageGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble as it performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire representing a variety of music styles and periods. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will feature students of instructors Kelci Kosin and Colleen Beucher. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Woodwind musicians performingUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand, Ball State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
10 a.m.
This recital will feature students of Elizabeth Richter, professor of music performance (harp). Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Members of the Statesmen choir performing on stageThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
5:30 p.m.
Ball State’s summer bands will present traditional and contemporary works representing many musical periods and styles. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Campus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Program information is to be announced. The concert is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Campus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Program information is to be announced. The concert is free and open to the public.