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Performance Ensembles

Ensemble Courses in the Department

Accredited ensembles are a regular part of departmental course offerings, varying from year to year, according to available instructors. Previous years have featured ensembles focusing on music from Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Mexico.

African American Arts Institute

School Of Music

Academic and Internship


Cooperative Programs

Internship Opportunities

Related Organizations

Ethnomusicology Students' Association (ESA): A student-run organization at IU that sponsors performances, lectures, and other community events.

Society for Ethnomusicology: The Business Office of the Society for Ethnomusicology, an international learned society, is located on the IU campus.

IU Campus Resources

The IU Library System: IU has one of the most extensive library system in the country. The Bloomington campus includes the Wells Library, the Archives of Traditional Music, the Music Library, and the Lilly Library collection of rare books and manuscripts.

Academic Units

IU Auditorium


Opportunities in Bloomington

Lotus World Music Festival: The annual Lotus World Music Festival features acoustic performers from around the world. Throughout the year, musical performances are held in Bloomington under the auspices of the Lotus World Music Concert Series. ESA frequently participate in its organization as well as volunteer work.