Purchase Tickets Online

Avoid lines at the Box Office! Tickets can be purchased online up to one hour prior to any concert, with the option to print tickets from home or pick them up at will call. Most ticketed performances are general seating, although some concerts in Bates Recital Hall will have assigned seating.

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Box Office Hours and Contact

The Butler School of Music Box Office is located on the ground floor of the Music Recital Hall (MRH) building on The University of Texas at Austin campus.

Spring 2020 Box Office Hours

The weekly Box Office schedule for the spring semester is still being determined. For the week of January 27, the hours will be as follows:

Monday | 2 – 4 pm
Tuesday | 11 am – 4 pm
Wednesday | 9 – 11 am
Thursday | 9 am – 1 pm 
Friday | 9 – 11 am, 12 – 1 pm

Additionally, the Box Office is always open one hour prior to any ticketed event at the concert venue for at the door sales.

The Box Office will be closed March 16 – 20 for Spring Break.

Regularly held Box Office hours change each semester. Please check this page for updated hours.

At the door, we accept cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.

Additional questions may be directed to our Box Office at tickets@mail.music.utexas.edu.

Discounted and Complimentary Tickets

Discounted Tickets

The Butler School of Music offers discounted tickets to every performance for University of Texas at Austin faculty and staff, senior citizens, and students with a valid I.D. Admission prices vary by the event.

Complimentary Ticket Policy

These complimentary ticket policies do not extend to events sponsored by Texas Performing Arts.

University of Texas at Austin Students

All University of Texas at Austin students are allowed a maximum of one free ticket with a valid UT I.D. card to every ticketed performance at the Butler School.

To obtain your tickets:

  • Visit the Butler School of Music Box Office in person during regular business hours. Present your UT I.D. card and a maximum of one ticket per I.D. will be issued to you at no charge.
  • You may also obtain comp tickets at the Box Office within one hour of the performance, if there are still any available. Distribution of comp tickets just before the performance is at the discretion of the cashier. Paying customers will be given priority.

Butler School of Music Faculty and Staff

Butler School of Music faculty and staff can receive one free ticket by emailing the request to tickets@mail.music.utexas.edu. Tickets can be emailed to you to print or held at will call.

Austin Independent School District Music Teachers 

The Butler School offers up to 100 complimentary tickets to all of our ticketed ensemble concerts for Austin Independent School Districts music students and their directors. Eligible ensembles include:

Wind Ensemble
Symphony Orchestra
New Music Ensemble
Chamber Singers
Butler Opera Center

To secure comp tickets for your students, email your request to tickets@mail.music.utexas.edu. Please include the performance your group plans to attend, the name the tickets should be held under, and how many tickets you need.