August 25, 2016
We invite you to read our summer 2016 newsletter, Notes. It includes information about recent and upcoming events as well as faculty, student, and alumni news.
August 19, 2016
The School of Music welcomes a number of new faculty this fall.
January 28, 2016
The School of Music is pleased to introduce its inaugural newsletter Notes which recaps recent news and events in our community.
August 23, 2015
The School of Music welcomes its new faculty for fall 2015.
July 10, 2015
Instant Classic, comprised of three School of Music alumni, was named the Barbershop Harmony Society's 2015 International Quartet Champions.
May 13, 2015
School of Music alumnus Kevin Ray ('09) and his band Walk the Moon were recently featured in Rolling Stone magazine. The band is currently number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100.
May 6, 2015
Our Student News Round Up provides up-to-date information on the latest student news, events, and accomplishments.
April 22, 2015
The Miller College of Business and its accounting program at Ball State University have maintained their business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
January 14, 2015
The Ball State University School of Music will hold a memorial service in honor of faculty emeritus Earl Dunn on Sunday, January 18 at 3 p.m. in Sursa Performance Hall. Dunn served as Director of Bands at Ball State from 1957-1969. In 1972, Dunn was appointed Associate Director of the Ball State School of Music, and from 1983-1984 served as Acting Director.
September 5, 2014
Journalism and telecommunications students in an immersive learning project spent 17 days at the Indiana State Fair, supplying professional media with stories, photos and video.
April 23, 2014
The School of Music is pleased to announce that the Ball State University Trumpet Ensemble has been invited to perform at the 39th Annual International Trumpet Guild Conference, to be held at the Valley Forge Casino Resort in Valley Forge, PA.
March 13, 2014
The School of Music is pleased to announce it will host the Society of Composers, Inc. (SCI) National Conference from March 20-22, 2014. The conference will take place in conjunction with the university’s annual Festival of New Music and is a platform for member composers to showcase their works in a series of concerts and paper presentations.
February 14, 2014
The Ball State University School of Music will host the College Band Director’s National Association North Central Division Conference this spring from February 27 through March 1, 2014. This is the first time Ball State has hosted this bi-annual conference, and the theme this year will be “Looking Back and Listening Forward.”
November 20, 2013
Larry McWilliams (Faculty Emeritus) will be inducted into the Indianapolis Jazz Foundation Hall of Fame on December 11, 2013. McWilliams joined the School of Music faculty in 1970 as Director of Jazz Studies and elevated the reputation and playing of the Jazz Lab Ensemble during his tenure.