Three Students Perform with NC Opera

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 18, 2016 – Three High Point University music majors have joined the chorus for an upcoming production by North Carolina Opera. Jay Card, James Austin Porzenski and Laura Hutchins will perform in Tchaikovsky’s opera “Eugene Onegin,” to be presented in concert at 3 p.m. on Jan. 24 at Meymandi Auditorium in […]

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Chamber Music Series to Feature the Bassoon

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2016 – High Point University invites the community to the first Chamber Music Series concert of 2016, to be held at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. The program will feature […]

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HPU to Hold Winter Band Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2015 – High Point University student and faculty musicians from a variety of ensembles will perform at the upcoming Winter Band Concert. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 7 in Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre. It is free and open to the public; tickets are […]

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Alumni Profile: Shaping the Future at Microsoft

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES You can’t avoid it: the 2016 election cycle is in full swing. You’ve seen the debates, the news coverage and the canvassing efforts. But have you ever thought about the technology that goes into running a political campaign? Ariel Gariepy has. She’s a 2014 graduate of High Point University. She […]

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Students to Perform ‘Ominous Opera’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 27, 2015 – Students in the Opera Scenes class at High Point University will bring some of opera’s most sinister plots and deceptive characters to life for Friday the 13th. The concert, “Ominous Opera,” will be held at 8 p.m. on Nov. 13 in Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The event […]

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NC Youth Brass Band Premieres at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 16, 2015 – High Point University will host the debut performance of the North Carolina Youth Brass Band at 3 p.m. on Nov. 1 in the Pauline Theatre of Hayworth Fine Arts Center. The performance is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. The North Carolina Youth Brass […]

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Jazz Ensemble to Perform American Favorites

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 29, 2015 – High Point University’s Jazz Ensemble will present its annual fall concert at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 12 in the Pauline Theatre of Hayworth Fine Arts Center. The concert is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. Directed by Dr. Robert Faub, adjunct instructor of saxophone, […]

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Percussion Ensemble to Perform Oct. 9

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 28, 2015 – High Point University invites the community to enjoy the lively beats of the Percussion Ensemble at a concert to be held at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 9 in the Pauline Theatre of Hayworth Fine Arts Center. The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not […]

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Senior Answers Call to Ministry Through Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 9, 2015 – High Point University senior Thomas Lyons is spending this summer and upcoming academic year discerning a call to become an ordained deacon during a full-time ministry internship with the United Methodist Church. Lyons, a music performance major from Pompton Plains, New Jersey, is serving alongside church leaders at […]

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HPU Awards $10,000 at Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 11, 2015 – Musicians put their talents to the test at High Point University’s inaugural piano competition June 4-6, where they competed for up to $10,000 in prizes. The three finalists – Aleksandra Kasman, Priscila Navarro and Tianpeng Yu – were selected from applicants across the United States. Aleksandra Kasman was […]

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HPU to Host Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 21, 2015 – High Point University will host an inaugural piano competition, funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust, June 4-6 that will bring three talented finalists to campus to compete for $10,000 in prizes. The competition will be held in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It is free and open […]

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