a trombonist performing
Start: December 6, 2019 7:30 p.m.
End: December 6, 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. Guest conductors Marcellus Brown and Anthony Marinello will join the Wind Ensemble for select works.


Symphony Band

  • Victoria Pham – A Meeting of Cars and Aeroplanes
  • Jennifer Jolley – Ash
  • Kevin Day – Havana

Wind Ensemble

  • William Schuman – Chester Overture for Band
  • Percy Aldridge Grainger – Irish Tune from County Derry
  • Peter Van Zandt Lane – Echo Chambers (*consortium premiere)
  • Donald Grantham – Circa 1600
  • John Mackey – The Ringmaster’s March


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. If arriving prior to 7 p.m., metered parking ($1/hr) 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.