Muncie Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is a professional orchestra that originated as an alliance between Ball State University and Muncie community in 1947. It provides a high level of performance for artistic benefit of the community and employs professional musicians from the tri-state area as well as BSU faculty members and students. MSO all-year round calendar includes classical subscription concerts, chamber events, educational outreach programs and community concerts. Among well known educational programs for children are Music on the Move, Young People’s Concert, Young Artist Competition and the popular community events are Friends of the Orchestra Westminster series, Festival on the Green and Picnic and Pops. Please Visit the MSO web site or call MSO office for full schedule of events.