School of Music

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.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public
9:30 a.m.
Central Indiana Audio Student Workshop - Sept. 12, 2015 (Ball State University)The day includes interactive demonstrations, lectures and panel discussions. Special emphasis will be given to career opportunities and essential skills that students and professionals need to succeed in the 21st century. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
A diverse group of students singing on a choir concertFree and open to the public.
5 p.m.
M. Dee Stewart with several brass instruments around himFree and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
M. Dee Stewart with several brass instruments around himFree and open to the public.
4:30 p.m.
Adam Schroeder kneeling with his baritone saxophone on the sidewalk of a city streetFree and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State students playing trumpets and trombones during a Jazz Ensemble concertThe Ball State Jazz Ensembles have performed around the world. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites as well as original compositions and arrangements by ensemble members. The Guest Artist is Adam Schroeder, saxophone, and Mark Buselli directs the ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
Violinists of the Ball State Symphony OrchestraAlumna Aura Strohschein, piano, joins conductor Douglas Droste and the Ball State Symphony Orchestra for their first concert of the year.
11 a.m.
Guest Artist Susan MosesA day full of learning and music making with Susan Moses, director of the cello program at the Indiana University String Academy, and Peter Opie, associate professor of cello at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
Kenneth Tse peforming on soprano saxophone at the Midwest ClinicFree and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Kenneth Tse smiling with his saxophone under his armFree and open to the public.
11:30 a.m.
A day with a surprise guest artist and Brittany Hendricks, assistant professor of trumpet at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community.
9:30 a.m.
Über Horn Quartet comprised of four female and one male memberA day of events with Chicago's Über Horn Quartet. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Two flute players, one male and one female, looking at a music stand with a bass clarinetist in the backgroundBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire. This concert is presented in honor of University President Ferguson and will feature faculty soloist Nathan Bogert on saxophone.
5 p.m.
Several School of Music groups as well as the Muncie Symphony Orchestra will perform DWNTWN. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Alison RobuckFree and open to the pubic.
8 p.m.
The Ball State Symphony Orchestra performing in Sursa Hall with chorus for the Showcase concertCelebrate Homecoming Weekend with a sampling of the School of Music's exceptional wind, orchestral, jazz, and choral ensembles. The concert will feature alumnus Jace Wittig and all proceeds benefit School of Music student scholarships.
5:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Freddie Mendoza playing tromboneThe Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Youngmi Kim smilingFree and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Li-Shan HungFree and open to the public.
All Day Event
MTNA - Music Teachers National AssociationFree and open to the public.
8:15 a.m.
Camilla Hoitenga with her fluteA day full of learning and music making with Camilla Hoitenga, an international flute soloist, and Mihoko Watanabe, associate professor of flute at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Wess "WarmDaddy" Anderson holding a gold saxophoneDesigned to promote jazz within Indiana, the Art of Jazz Series presents world-renowned artists in concert with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles.
5:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Kevork Mardirossian holding his violinFree and open to the public
10 a.m.
Faye Seeman standing in front of a row of harpsFree and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Kevork Mardirossian holding his violinFree and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Two female vocalists, one blond and one redhead, singing during a choir concertThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
9 a.m.
Michael Hall holding his violaA day full of learning and music making with Ball State alumnus Michael Hall, a Chicago-based viola soloist and applied faculty member at the VanderCook College of Music, and Katrin Meidell, associate professor of Music Performance (viola) at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performing on stage with arms raised and pink and purple stage lights shining downEntering its 52nd year, the Ball State University Singers has been entertaining audiences both young and old through its songs of faith, hope, laughter, and love.
7:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln CenterNow in its 12th season, the Arts Alive Concert Series presents world-renowned and award-winning musical ensembles and artists.
7:30 p.m.
Violinists of the Ball State Symphony OrchestraDouglas Droste, director of orchestras, leads this all-student ensemble in a wide range of musical works. Assistant professor of tuba and euphonium, Matthew Lyon, joins as soloist.
7:30 p.m.
A man playing a bassoonBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
All Day Event
Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Bassists Owen Lee and Tyler Abbott, side-by-sideA day full of learning and music making with Guest Artists Owen Lee and Tyler Abbott as well as Ball State's assistant professor of Music Performance (double bass), Joel Braun.
3 p.m.
The American Piano TrioThe Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
a mixed group of male and female singers performing on choir risersThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
3 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
A group of young musicians performing in white shirts with a conductor holding a batonFree and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Da Camera brass quintet with their instuments sitting in red audience chairsThe Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
HASTINGS INTERNATIONAL PIANO CONCERTO COMPETITIONThe celebrated Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition has its roots in a history going back more than 100 years. Come witness spellbinding performances by some of the most talented young pianists today.
10 a.m.
HASTINGS INTERNATIONAL PIANO CONCERTO COMPETITIONThe celebrated Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition has its roots in a history going back more than 100 years. Come witness spellbinding performances by some of the most talented young pianists today.
10 a.m.
HASTINGS INTERNATIONAL PIANO CONCERTO COMPETITIONThe celebrated Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition has its roots in a history going back more than 100 years. Come witness spellbinding performances by some of the most talented young pianists today.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Three female oboist performing with other band members in the backgroundThe Campus Band and Campus Orchestra, two all-student ensembles, are led by doctoral and graduate student conductors.
7:30 p.m.
Trombone and trumpet players performing on a jazz band concertThe Ball State Jazz Ensembles have performed around the world. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites as well as original compositions and arrangements by ensemble members. Mark Buselli directs the ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public
7:30 p.m.
Frank Kowalsky holding his clarinetFree and open to the public.
8 a.m.
Frank Kowalsky sitting next to a piano teaching a studnet in the foreground that is wearing a baseball cap and holding a clarinetA day full of learning and music making with Frank Kowalsky, professor emeritus of clarinet at Florida State University, and Elizabeth Crawford, associate professor of clarinet at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Hibiki trio members Elizabeth Richter, Mihoko Watanabe, and Katrin Meidell with their instrumentsThe Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
four opera peformers on stage with a feast table set in front of themThe first of two performances with the Ball State Opera Theatre.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A flute player looking down at a music stand with other woodwind players in the backgroundBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
7:30 p.m.
Talented high school musicians from across the region come together to make music and work with distinguished guest conductors. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
four opera peformers on stage with a feast table set in front of themThe last of two performances with the Ball State Opera Theatre.
3 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Violinists of the Ball State Symphony OrchestraDouglas Droste, director of orchestras, leads this all-student ensemble in a wide range of musical works. Associate professor of flute, Mihoko Watanabe, joins as soloist.
5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Mark Buselli and Brent Wallarab standing and sitting at a piano working on musicAn Indianapolis-based big band performing music primarily written by its two co-founders, Mark Buselli and Brent Wallarab. Buselli is Ball State's Director of Jazz Studies.
3 p.m.
Holiday Choral ConcertBall State’s choral ensembles present two concerts in celebration of the winter holidays featuring well-known seasonal favorites and holiday music from a wide variety of traditions.
6 p.m.
Holiday Choral ConcertBall State’s choral ensembles present two concerts in celebration of the winter holidays featuring well-known seasonal favorites and holiday music from a wide variety of traditions.
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performing on stage with arms raised and pink and purple stage lights shining downNow in its 52nd season, the Ball State University Singers has been entertaining audiences both young and old through its songs of faith, hope, laughter, and love.
7:30 p.m.
Art of JazzThe Ball State Jazz Ensembles have performed around the world. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites as well as original compositions and arrangements by ensemble members.
7:30 p.m.
Violinists of the Ball State Symphony OrchestraDouglas Droste, director of orchestras, leads this all-student ensemble in a wide range of musical works on their first concert of the semester. The concert will feature winners from the Graduate Concerto Competition.
7:30 p.m.
Two flute players, one male and one female, looking at a music stand with a bass clarinetist in the backgroundBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
7:30 p.m.
Violinists of the Ball State Symphony OrchestraDouglas Droste, director of orchestras, leads this all-student ensemble in a wide range of musical works. The concert will feature winners from the Undergraduate Concerto Competition.
7:30 p.m.
Three female oboist performing with other band members in the backgroundGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble.
7:30 p.m.
Art of JazzDesigned to promote jazz within Indiana, the Art of Jazz Series presents internationally renowned artists in concert with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
A man playing a bassoonBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
7:30 p.m.
A diverse group of students singing on a choir concertThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performing on stage with an American Flag above themCelebrate 52 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!
7:30 p.m.
The University Singers performing on stage with an American Flag above themCelebrate 52 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!
7:30 p.m.
four opera peformers on stage with a feast table set in front of themThe first of two performances - Production to be announced.
2 p.m.
four opera peformers on stage with a feast table set in front of themThe first of two performances - Production to be announced.
7:30 p.m.
Art of JazzDesigned to promote jazz within Indiana, the Art of Jazz Series presents internationally renowned artists in concert with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
Three female oboist performing with other band members in the backgroundGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble.
7:30 p.m.
Two flute players, one male and one female, looking at a music stand with a bass clarinetist in the backgroundBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
3 p.m.
a mixed group of male and female singers performing on choir risersThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.