Arts & Culture

World Music Ensemble Concert

The World Music Ensemble, under the direction of Katrina Loundy, combines diverse musical instruments from around the globe to create unique interpretations...

Piano Ensemble Concert

Janice Larson Razaq, Director One hundred fingers at five keyboards! It can happen when this ensemble performs. From classical to contemporary, the group’s...

Harper Symphony Orchestra Holiday Concert

William Anthony Porter, Conductor Welcome the holiday season with a performance by the Harper Symphony Orchestra. Featuring a wide selection of holiday...

Flute Ensemble Concert

Hideko Amano, Director Accomplished student flutists present works from classical to pop-music styling.

Jazz Lab Band Concert

Kenneth Spurr, Director This ensemble features performances by student, staff and community musicians in both small combo and larger jazz ensemble...

Texas Songs and Other Old Time Tunes

Harper's Back Porch Revue performs the music of Townes Van Zandt, Steve Earle, Guy Clark, Billie Joe Shaver, Kris Kristofferson, Lucinda Williams, Old Time...

First Annual Harper College Jazz Invitational

Jeffrey Hedberg and Gregory Tipps, Directors Chicagoland high-school jazz ensembles begin performing at 9 a.m. in this open-to-the-public festival. At the...

Jeff Carter: TEKTONIKA

Jeff Carter’s sculptural projects utilize hacked IKEA products as raw material. His precisely crafted forms derive from the intersection of ideas in areas...

Fifteenth Annual Harper Chamber Music Festival

Gregory Clemons, Artistic Director and Conductor The Music Department’s accomplished artist faculty take center stage at this annual performance of great...

Speech: Comedy Night

Come watch the award-winning Speech and Debate team perform selected works on-campus. Listen, learn and laugh during these entertaining and enjoyable...

Lisa Bergant Koi: Moving Forward with Trepidation

Exhibition Events: Wednesday, March 11 Slide Lecture, 11:15 a.m., Painting Studio Reception for the Artist, 12:15 p.m. Art Exhibition Space, Building C,...

Guitar Solos Concert

Peter Aglinskas, Steven Suvada and Steven Vazquez, Directors Talented student guitarists perform selections in a wide variety of styles.

Shakespeare in Love

Based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall Music by Paddy Cunneen Directed by Kevin Long “A joyous...

Speech---Night Before Nationals

Send off of Harper’s Speech and Debate team before the annual Nationals competition. Events will be presented in all genres from impromptu speeches to prose...

Harper Symphony Orchestra

William Anthony Porter, Conductor The inspiring music presented by the HSO showcases the talents of professional, community and college musicians. Concerts...

Student Juried Art Exhibition

This annual exhibition will include works in various media and styles by students who have taken art courses throughout the year. Each year a professional...

Harper Jazz Faculty Concert

Jeffrey Hedberg, Director The concert features the combined talents of Harper faculty’s professional musicians and their guests from around the Chicago...

Guitar Ensemble Concert

Steven Vasquez, Director Students perform a wide range of music featuring solos, duos and trios—often incorporating other instruments.

Festival Chorus Concert

Gregory Tipps, Conductor An annual spring performance featuring a variety of musical styles. Accompanied by a full professional orchestra.

Jazz Ensemble Concert with Jazz Vocalist Jackie Allen

Jeffrey Hedberg, Director Featuring college students and community members, the ensemble performs classic and modern big band compositions. Guest artist...

Wind Symphony and Chamber Winds

Gregory Tipps and Benjamin Clemons, Conductors The Wind Symphony explores a wide repertoire, from rousing Sousa marches to operatic overtures, while the...

Concert Choir and SPECTRA

Thomas Stauch, Conductor The choir performs a wide-ranging classical repertoire. The SPECTRA ensemble showcases works from all periods and cultures, from...

Piano Ensemble Concert

Janice Larson Razaq, Director One hundred fingers at five keyboards! It can happen when this ensemble performs. From classical to contemporary, the group’s...

Harper Symphony Orchestra Concert

William Anthony Porter, Conductor Be inspired by the music at this highly-anticipated concert as the HSO celebrates the spring season with the talents of...

Steel Bands Concert

Paul Ross, Director Harper’s steel bands perform a contemporary repertoire, including calypsos and original works by renowned Chicago percussionist and...