Theatre production of Spring Awakening
Cantamus, 2013 ACDA National Conference, Dallas, TX
Members of the ISU Symphony Orchestra
Iowa State Singers 2015 ACDA National Conference, Salt Lake City, UT
Jazz I in a recording session
Members of the Wind Ensemble at Stonehenge during their 2013 European tour
Cantamus 2017 ACDA National Conference, Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN
Simon Estes, The F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Artist-in-Residence

Audition application for prospective music majors entering Fall 2018, click here for more information.

Music Theory Placement Exam click here.

The Department of Music is also the home of ISU Theatre. To learn more about the Theatre program, follow this link to Theatre.

Welcome to the Iowa State University Department of Music & Theatre.

We are proud of our students, faculty, staff and facilities and I encourage you to explore the possibilities of music at ISU. You can find information here about our undergraduate programs, faculty, concerts and special events.

Many of our concerts and events in the Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall are viewable as a webcast. To learn which events are available and for access to this site, please click on "Recital Hall Concerts via Webcast" in the right column of the main Music Department homepage under Connect Online.

If you would like to provide financial support to our department by becoming a "Friend of Music" or make a gift to one of our student ensembles, please visit our Ways to Give page.

ISU offers many opportunities for students regardless of major. Please contact the Department of Music & Theatre or one of the Music & Theatre faculty or staff if you have questions.