two hornists performing
Start: September 20, 2019 7:30 p.m.
End: September 20, 2019 9 p.m.
Location: Sursa Performance Hall

Contact Details

School of Music


The Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Thomas Caneva, director of bands, and the Symphony Band is under the direction of Caroline Hand, associate director of bands.

Learn more about the Ball State University Bands.

The Ball State Bands proudly present a Female Composers' Concert with works by Jennifer Jolley, Jennifer Higdon, Cindy McTee, and Carolyn Bremer, as well as the winners of the Ball State Symphony Band Call for Commission Proposals: Amanda Feery and Molly Joyce.


Wind Ensemble

Symphony Band

*Appearances by guest composers and world premieres made possible through Ball State’s ASPiRE Junior Faculty Creative Arts Grant. Learn more about the commissioning project. 


General Admission is $5. One free student ticket with ID in advance at Emens box office, or $5 at the door.

Tickets on sale August 19 through the Emens Auditorium box office. For ticket information, contact: Emens Auditorium at 765-285-1539 or 1-877-99-EMENS; Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.


Parking is available in the McKinley Parking Garage (entrance on Ashland Avenue) located immediately south of Sursa Hall. This garage is free after 7 p.m. and on weekends, however a minimal fee may be charged for event parking. If arriving prior to 7 p.m., metered parking is available on the first floor of the garage.


This concert will also be offered as a live webcast - visit the Concert Webcast Page for more information. Streaming begins approximately 15 minutes prior to scheduled concert start time.