Harper series brings free concerts to campus

Summer Concert Series Pavilion Harper College’s Music Department will bring a festival atmosphere to campus with the 2022 summer concert series.

Outdoor performances will feature Harper faculty, students, alumni and members of the community and take place on Thursday nights in June and July at the Drs. Kenneth and Catherine Ender Pavilion, on the north side of campus, 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine.

The series is becoming an annual tradition at the college. Concerts range from the Pan Go steel drum band (June 9) and String Shredders ensemble (June 16) to jazz group Jeff Hedberg & C11 (June 30) and the Guitar Legacy concert (July 14), featuring past and present students and faculty.

All concerts are free, open to the public and begin at 7:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnics, blankets and lawn chairs. Indoor restrooms are available. In case of inclement weather, concerts will be held in the Building J Theatre, J143. For more information, call the Harper Box Office, 847.925.6100.

Full schedule:

June 9: Pan Go steel drum band

June 16: String Shredders, featuring Edgar Gabriel’s strings with a twist

June 23: Peter Aglinskas, classical and jazz guitar

June 30: Jeff Hedberg & C11 jazz band

July 7: Harper Jazz Lab Band

July 14: Guitar Legacy concert, featuring past and present classical guitar students and faculty

July 21: Harper Jazz Faculty Ensemble

July 28: Harper Jazz Ensemble

Last Updated: 6/9/22