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Harper Symphony Orchestra

Watch the Harper Symphony Orchestra Perform 'Sleigh Ride'

Anthony Porter, Conductor

The Harper Symphony Orchestra (HSO) performs under the talented direction of William Anthony Porter and is comprised of professional, community and college musicians.  The group's five-concert season is performed from October through May and includes an impressive range of orchestral literature and features collaborations with soloists of national and international renown.

The HSO is open to professional, Harper College student, faculty, staff and community musicians. An audition is required. The group typically rehearses on Monday evenings and performs five concerts every season (September through May).


Prepare three to five minutes of a standard concerto or solo work. At the discretion of the conductor, sight reading may be included as part of the audition.

To schedule an audition appointment, contact William Anthony Porter by email:

Last Updated: 1/6/22