Each year, the BYU-Idaho Department of Music proudly hosts over 250 performances featuring 27 student ensembles, faculty recitals, world-class guest artists, and collaborative events. Among these are the popular BYU-Idaho Christmas Concert, Patriots and Pioneers, and the Sacred Music Series. These events have become an important part of BYU-Idaho's culture and traditions. Performances are open for BYU-Idaho students, faculty, family, and the community to enjoy! Check out the calendar our Facebook Page to stay updated on all of our events! Don't miss your opportunity to see these performances!

Upcoming Events

RixStix Percussion Ensemble

RixStix Percussion Ensemble Tuesday, 12/10/2019 | 7:30 PM | Barrus Concert Hall | Event Dress | Ticketed Admission

Piano Majors Recital

The BYU-Idaho piano majors will present a recital featuring a wide range of composers as part of their final performance examination. Wednesday, 12/11/2019 | 3:15 PM | Recital Hall | Classroom Dress | Free Admission

Collaborative Piano Recital

Enjoy an evening featuring BYU-Idaho student pianists in a variety of collaborative settings, including piano duets, piano with instrumental soloists, and piano with vocal soloists. Friday, 12/13/2019 | 6:00 PM | Recital Hall | Event Dress | Free Admission

Sound Alliance & Vocal Union Swingin' Christmas

This family-friendly concert has become a holiday tradition. What child, young or old, doesn’t want to meet Rudolph, Frosty, the Grinch, elves and other Christmas favorites and have a chance to talk to Santa? Designed as a jazz concert for children, families and students, it is open to all ages and includes inspiring Christmas music. $3 for BYU-Idaho students; $6 for general public. Children invited. Classroom dress. Friday, 12/13/2019 | 7:30 PM | Hart Auditorium | Classroom Dress | Ticketed Admission


The BYU-Idaho Department of Music presents an evening of solo performances in the annual Concerto Festival Tuesday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Barrus Concert Hall. Featured performers include top students representing brass, percussion, string, and woodwind area. The performance is free and open to the public. Event Dress is required. Winners of the Concerto Festival will be chosen to perform with the BYU-Idaho Symphony winter semester. Tuesday, 12/17/2019 | 7:30 PM | Barrus Concert Hall | Event Dress | Free Admission