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.
Anita is a student of Gene Berger, assistant professor of music performance (horn). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
An oboeist performing on stageThis recital will showcase multiple student performers from the oboe studio of Lisa Kozenko. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Rachel Jordan and Gabriella Gervasio are students of Elizabeth Crawford, associate professor of clarinet. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Opera singers during a performanceOne of Mozart’s operatic masterpieces, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) was written at the height of the composer's genius. Join conductor Douglas Droste and director Jon Truitt as the Ball State Opera Theatre presents this timeless operatic classic! Le nozze di Figaro will be sung in Italian and titles will be projected throughout. This is the first of two performances.
5:30 p.m.
A hornist performing on stageThis recital will showcase multiple student performers from the horn studio of Gene Berger. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Logan Bertrand is a student of Meryl Mantione, professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State students and faculty will perform Joplin's compositions along with Disklavier playback of recordings made by participants in other states. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
Opera singers during a performanceOne of Mozart’s operatic masterpieces, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) was written at the height of the composer's genius. Join conductor Douglas Droste and director Jon Truitt as the Ball State Opera Theatre presents this timeless operatic classic! Le nozze di Figaro will be sung in Italian and titles will be projected throughout. This is the second of two performances.
5:30 p.m.
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Joel Braun will perform with pianist Jooyoung Kim, harpsichordist Rebecca Burkart, and cellist Peter Opie. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Nina Lee is a bassoon student of Keith Sweger, professor of bassoon. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
A woodwind chamber group performing on stageThis recital features student woodwind chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Zach is a student of Mark Buselli, director of jazz studies. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThis recital features student jazz combos that have worked together during the semester. 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. Meryl Mantione and James Helton will perform with soprano Elizabeth Truitt and violinist David Blakley. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Lucas is a percussion student of Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Hannah is a student of Suzanne Rice. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Eric is a student of Peter Opie, associate professor of cello. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Under the direction of Jody Nagel, professor of music theory & composition, this event features creative and innovative musical compositions written by undergraduate and graduate Ball State University composers. Free and open to the public.
9:30 a.m.
Tickets available in advance through the University Singers Office.
7:30 p.m.
Singers during a performanceCelebrate 53 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!
3 p.m.
The Harp Ensemble is under the direction of Elizabeth Richter, professor of harp. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Singers during a performanceCelebrate 53 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.
ChanticleerNow in its 13th season, the Arts Alive Concert Series presents world-renowned and award-winning musical ensembles and artists. Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from soprano to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz and popular genres, as well as contemporary composition.
7:30 p.m.
The Percussion Ensemble I is under the direction of Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThis recital features student jazz combos that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The Campus Orchestra is led by graduate student conductors. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the voice studio of Mei Zhong, professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
1 p.m.
Violist Alex McleodAlex McLeod has performed in Austria, Finland, and Germany as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician. Free and open to the public.
7:30 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. The trio is comprised of faculty members Mihoko Watanabe (flute), Katrin Meidell (viola), and Elizabeth Richter (harp). Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
This recital features student brass chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. 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.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the cello studio of Peter Opie. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
The Clarinet Choir is under the direction of Elizabeth Crawford, associate professor of clarinet. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians on stage performingThe Ball State Jazz Lab Ensemble has been selected by competitive audition to perform at this summer's Montreux Jazz Festival. Come hear this "Preview of Montreux" along with the other Ball State Jazz Ensembles on their final concert of the year!
7:30 p.m.
The Ball State New Music Ensemble is dedicated to performing chamber and solo music of the past thirty years, along with classics of the earlier 20th-century. It features a diversity of musical styles from all over the globe, as well as new works by faculty and student composers at Ball State. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the flute studio of Mihoko Watanabe. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the saxophone studio of Nathan Bogert. Free and open to the public.
12 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the voice studio of Kathleen Maurer. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
This event has been canceled.
3 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 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.
Performances by musicians of all ages and levels who study music with a Ball State faculty member or student teacher. Sponsored by the Ball State University Collegiate Chapter of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The EM concert series is a showcase for compositions for electronic/digital media and/or live performance. This concert is held in honor of Cleve Scott, professor emeritus of music theory and composition. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Free 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.
Orchestral musicians performing on stageDouglas Droste, director of orchestras, leads this all-student ensemble in a wide range of works including music by Suppé, Dvořák, Borodin, Saint-Saëns, and Chabrier.
5:30 p.m.
Guitarist Rupert Boyd and cellist Laura MetcalfRupert Boyd is acclaimed as one of the most talented guitarists of his generation and his performances have taken him across four continents. Cellist Laura Metcalf is known for her compelling solo and chamber music performances worldwide and in her home of New York City. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Three female oboist performing with other band members in the backgroundGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble as it performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire representing a variety of music styles and periods.
5:30 p.m.
The Guitar Ensemble is directed by Paul Reilly and is a performance opportunity for all School of Music guitarists. This group studies and performs duo, trio, and quartet literature for the classical guitar and other chamber music for the instrument. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The award-winning Viola Choir is under the direction of Katrin Meidell. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
This event has been CANCELED, and will be rescheduled for fall semester, 2017.
7:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire. Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand conduct the ensembles.
10 a.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the harp studio of Elizabeth Richter. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the organ studio of Raúl Prieto Ramírez. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
A group of men in black suits, white shirts, and red and black striped ties performing in the Statesmen choral ensembleThe 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.
This concert will feature the Brazilian Ensemble under the direction of doctoral assistant Bruno Cabrera. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A concert featuring the Robert E. Marsh Horn Ensemble, Trombone Choir, Trumpet Ensembles, and the Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble! Free and open to the public.
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School of Music
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5400
Fax: 765-285-5401
Website: www.bsu.edu/music
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