Whether performing an individual recital or in an ensemble, musicians want to share their experience with an audience.
The Illinois State University String Project provides many different options for students who are interested in pursuing excellence in string playing.
Illinois State University’s Community School for the Arts (CSA) offers private lessons to students ages five through adult on all major orchestral instruments (wind/brass/percussion/strings), piano, guitar, and voice.
The String Project Summer Camp Online Edition is a summer community program for violin, viola, cello, and bass students entering grades four through eight with at least one year of playing experience.
With more than 25 years of academic and administrative experience at Illinois State University, School of Music Director Dr. Stephen Parsons will retire from the University at the end of May.
The School of Music and the School of Theatre and Dance present the beloved musical Guys and Dolls. The classic musical is famous for its toe-tapping tunes and jazzy dance numbers and runs February 28 and March 3-6 at 7:30 p.m. and February 29 and March 1 at 2 p.m.
Featuring the consortium premier of Michael Daugherty’s “Songs from a Silent Land” and Paul Dooley’s incredible “Masks and Machines,” the Wind Symphony will perform on Thursday, November 21 at 8 p.m.
Featuring students from the premiere wind ensemble, the Prism concert will offer a wide array of immersive entertainment as audience members experience various wind instrument ensembles that rotate in continuous sets of music in a “no pause, no applause” format.
The Illinois State University Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts and School of Music invite you to the first Wind Symphony concert of the 2019-2020 season.
Artist and alumna Wonsook Kim ’75, M.A. ’76, M.F.A. ’78, honorary doctorate of arts ’19, and her husband, Thomas Clement, have made a $12 million gift to Illinois State in support of the College of Fine Arts and the School of Art.