Harp Day

October 4-5, 2019

Join professor Chen-Yu Huang at Michigan State University's full-day harp event offering master classes, harp jam, workshops, and a participant recital, all in a friendly and professional environment. Events are open to harpists of all ages and abilities.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 4, 2019

Faculty recital: Harp with Friends
8:00 pm at Cook Recital Hall

Harp Day participants and observers will receive complimentary tickets through registration.

Harpist Chen-Yu Huang is joined by Michael Kroth, bassoon; Tasha Warren, clarinet; Fangye Sun, violin; and Daniel Tressel, cello; and Felipe Villas Boas, flute to perform a variety of chamber music by Gilad Cohen, Hsiao-Feng Chang, Ricardo Lorenz, and Henriette Renié.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

9:00-9:30 a.m.  Check-in

9:30-10:30 a.m.  Harp Jam rehearsal in Cook Recital Hall

10:45-11:45 a.m.  "How to Harpo" Lecture-recital with Molly O'Roark

12:00-1:00 p.m.  Lunch at Landon

1:00-3:00 p.m.  Masterclass with Patricia Terry-Ross

3:00-4:30 p.m. Harp Jam rehearsal in Cook Recital Hall

5:00 p.m.  Participants concert, Cook Recital Hall

Throughout the day, browse a variety of accessories and strings and other harp offerings from the Michigan Harp Center

Private lessons available to schedule upon request. Lessons may take place on other days. Students are welcome to sign up for both masterclasses.

Watch a previous Harp Jam:

All events take place in the Music Building and Music Practice Building, conveniently located on West Circle Drive in North Campus. 333 West Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI  48824.

Due to the construction, please check in at Music Practice Building Lobby.

Except for handicapped spaces, parking restrictions are not enforced on the weekends (unless otherwise noted). There are spaces directly in front of the Music Building, and behind (south) on West Circle. If none are available, the Visitor lot near Spartan Stadium (#62W on map above) is also available.  Loading and unloading of harps can be done directly in the front of the Music Building. 

Interactive Map to:
College of Music Building
Spartan Stadium Parking

Learn more about the MSU Harp Studio at their website.

Please contact Ben Ebener by email or phone (517) 432-4373.