Department of Music

  • Crimson Hawks Invitational Choral Conference

    October 10, 2017

    Students will take part in intensive rehearsal and high-quality performances, as well as meet fellow musicians from the region.

    For more information, visit the Crimson Hawks Invitational Choral Conference website.

  • Crimson Squawkfest

    April 7, 2018

    One day clarinet-centric event that includes masterclasses and performances by guest artists Lynda Dembrowski of the Naval Academy Band and Phil Paglialonga of Virginia Tech. Participants will have a change to perform alongside guests, faculty, and IUP students in a large clarinet choir. This event is open to all clarinet enthusiasts including middle and high school students, alumni, community members, teachers, and faculty.

    For more information, visit visit the IUP Clarinet Studio website..

  • Cavalcade of Choirs

    May 1, 2018

    At the Cavalcade of Choirs, each ensemble will have the opportunity to perform for other high school singers in a noncompetitive format.

    For more information, visit the Cavalcade of Choirs website..

  • Indiana Musicale Monster Piano Concert

    February 3, 2018

    IUP piano faculty members will direct a large piano ensemble rehearsal day and concert, also featuring the IUP Piano Ensemble. Open to pianists of all ages.

    For more information, visit please visit

  • Day of Percussion

    April 14, 2018

    The IUP Day of Percussion is a day-long festival featuring high school percussion ensembles of all genres (classic, popular, world, and indoor).  Performing groups will receive critical and constructive comments by a panel of experienced teachers and directors. The day will culminate with an evening performance of the IUP Percussion Ensemble in Fisher Auditorium.

    For more information, e-mail .

  • IUP Horn Day

    May 5, 2018

    Comprised of activities geared towards horn players of all ages and abilities, there's something for everyone!

    For more information, visit the IUP Horn Day website.

  • Tubaphonium Day

    March 18, 2018

    Tubaphonium Day is a chance for tuba, euphonium, and baritone players of all ages to join the IUP Tuba and Euphonium Studio for a day of performance and education.

    For more information, visit the Tubaphonium Day website.

  • IUP Trumpet Day

    April 15, 2018

    Events will include warm-up sessions, clinics, rehearsals, and an afternoon performance by all of the participants!

    For more information, visit the Trumpet Day Website..