Upcoming Events
3 p.m.
Organist Damin SpritzerPresented as part of the Mertens Organ Series. Dr. Spritzer is assistant professor of organ at the University of Oklahoma. Her performances have spanned several continents with many historic churches and instruments. Program to include works by Charles Tournemire, J. S. Bach, Herbert Howells, Mary Howe, and Pierre Kunc. 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 include Beethoven's Sonata in C Major (Op. 2, No. 3) and Sonata in A Major (Op. 101) offered in Beethoven's 250th year. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
9 a.m.
Organist Damin SpritzerPresented as part of the Mertens Organ Series. Dr. Spritzer is assistant professor of organ at the University of Oklahoma. Her performances have spanned several continents with many historic churches and instruments. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
a violinUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. This Concert A (6 p.m.) program will include works by Joan Tower, Karel Husa, and Maurice Ravel. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
a cellist performingUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. This Concert B (7:30 p.m.) program will include works by George Walker and Franz Schubert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7 p.m.
Join us for a Zoom panel discussion about the women of Muncie who contribute to their community. The program will feature photographs, and maps. The panelists will provide insight into several different women who contributed in some way to the Muncie Community. This program is free and open to the public. You will need to register for the zoom panel discussion. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the panel discussion.
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.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by artist, John Pomeroy.
All Day Event
Cardinal Varsity Club logo on a black backgroundBall State Athletics and the Cardinal Varsity Club are excited to announce the 58th Annual CVC Golf Classic, presented by Northwest Bank on October 2!
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
7:30 p.m.
a clarinetist performingThe Wind Symphony is the second auditioned ensemble of the Ball State band program and performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire. Program to include works by Steven Bryant, Gordon Jacob, James M. David, Aaron Perrine, and Gustav Holst. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
two hornists 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 Percy Grainger, Gaetano Donizetti, John Mackey, David Gillingham, Ernst Krenek, Omar Thomas, and Paul Hindemith. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
9 a.m.
Ellen Elder is associate professor of piano at the University of Southern Mississippi and has performed throughout the United States and South America as soloist, collaborator, and clinician. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
3 p.m.
Join Cindy Cash for Laughter Yoga with humorous art - online!
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
12 p.m.
Denise Mahoney will introduce "New Views of Art by Women in the DOMA Collection"
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 is the 11th Pianopalooza presented by the Ball State piano faculty and will include works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Allessandro Marcello, Robert Schumann, and Frédéric Chopin. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
5:30 p.m.
School of Music graduate students will perform prepared solo/concerto selections for a panel of judges. The winners will perform with the Ball State Symphony Orchestra in the spring. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Come 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 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 through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
11 a.m.
Leslie GalbreathHear how Leslie uses research and data to help global clients develop strategy, craft brand identities, sell complex products, and build lifetime customer relationships. Watch the lecture on Facebook live: https://www.Facebook.com/BallStateENT.
7:30 p.m.
Under the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
7 p.m.
A free, online campus and community event from the David Owsley Museum of Art.
All Day Event
Ball State clarinet professor Elizabeth Crawford will be joined by guests Trina Gross of the Indianapolis Symphony and Diana Haskell of the St. Louis Symphony for a virtual Ball State Clarinet Day. This virtual event is free and open to all.
7:30 p.m.
Now in its 57th season, the Ball State University Singers have been entertaining audiences young and old through its songs of faith, hope, laughter, and love. The ensemble kicks off the season with its annual Fall Concert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office.
7:30 p.m.
The Ball State New Music Ensemble mostly performs music of the past 50 years, including works by current composition students and faculty. The Student Composers' Forum features creative and innovative musical compositions written by undergraduate and graduate Ball State composers. Free and open to the public.
1 p.m.
This online information session will allow you to explore whether a doctoral degree in educational psychology is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
All Day Event
Ball State flute professor Mihoko Watanabe will be joined by Chicago Symphony Orchestra principal flutist Stefán Höskuldsson for a virtual Ball State Flute Day. Events to include a warm-up session, master class and Q&A with Mr. Höskuldsson, and a round table discussion with Dr. Watanabe. This virtual event is free and open to all.
All Day Event
Ball State oboe professor Lisa Kozenko will be joined by New York Philharmonic associate principal oboist Sherry Sylar for a virtual Ball State Oboe Marathon. Events to include sessions on audition preparation and reed making, a master class and chamber music making with Sherry Sylar, and one-on-one sessions with Dr. Kozenko. This virtual event is free and open to all.
11 a.m.
This recital features student string chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
School of Music undergraduate students will perform prepared solo/concerto selections for a panel of judges. The winners will perform with the Ball State Symphony Orchestra in the spring. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
The 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 the Musical Arts Quintet, a faculty ensemble-in-residence at Ball State. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
The Campus Band and Campus Orchestra are student ensembles led by doctoral and graduate student conductors. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
11 a.m.
Erin HillAccidental entrepreneur may be an appropriate title for Erin Hill. She is the owner of Lois Pearl, which began as a line of handmade clothing for girls in her basement. It is named after Erin’s grandmother Pearl, who started their family farm in Yorktown, and Lois, who owned a flower shop just down the road from the boutiques’ location. Hear about her entrepreneurial journey and watch this lecture on Facebook live: https://www.facebook.com/BallStateENT.
7:30 p.m.
The 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.
5:30 p.m.
Instructor of Music History Rebecca Burkart presents a recital on harpsichord. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
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. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will feature the students of Yu-Fang Chen, assistant professor of music performance (violin). Free and open to the public.
11 a.m.
Join bassoon professor Keith Sweger and guest artist Kim Laskowski for a day of learning and music making. Kim Laskowski is associate principal bassoon of the New York Philharmonic and is on faculty at The Juilliard School and Manhattan School of Music. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
The Youth Symphony Orchestras of East Central Indiana are comprised of pre-college musicians participating in ensembles coached by Ball State faculty and students. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
a percussionist performingThe Wind Symphony performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire under the direction of Caroline Hand. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
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.
This recital will feature the students of Peter Opie, associate professor of cello. Free and open to the public.
11 a.m.
Jonathon DarlingAfter being turned down for 14 TEDx speaking events, Jonathan decided that there had to be another platform for speakers and thought leaders to share ideas and impact the world around them. Jonathan is a Ball State alum and founder of impact Leadership and the Impact Knoxville Leadership Conference. The conference inspires leaders to make a massive impact on their teams, companies and communities. Watch the lecture on Facebook live: https://www.Facebook.com/BallStateENT.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will feature the piano students of Lori Rhoden, professor of music performance. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
8 a.m.
Come learn about music composition, the art and skill of creating music. This event will be led by Ball State composition faculty with opportunities to meet current composition students. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Percussion Ensemble II is under the direction of percussion professor Braham Dembar. This intermediate ensemble performs a wide range of challenging percussion repertoire. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Percussion Ensemble I is under the direction of percussion professor Braham Dembar. This advanced ensemble performs a balance of historically relevant repertoire and contemporary works. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Skerryvore7:30 p.m. | Pruis Hall
7:30 p.m.
The Price is Right Photo7:30 p.m. | Emens Auditorium