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Create, inspire, innovate. Become an artist-citizen for the 21st century at Illinois and explore opportunities in orchestra, harp pedagogy/literature/technology, harp ensemble, wind ensemble, chamber music, contemporary music, jazz and much more. At Illinois, be who you are and become who you want to be.
Type of School
Music and Arts Degrees Offered
Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Music Education, Doctor of Musical Arts, PhD, Artist Diploma or Certificate
Number of harp students enrolled in 2014-15:
Lessons available for non-majors?
Harp minor offered?
Number of school harps:
Space provided for personal harps?
This program is best suited for students who ________.
enjoy learning and wish to aspire to their fullest potential.
What sets this program apart from others is ________.
developing your individual strengths to become a passionate creative artist and/or arts enthusiast.
Students who graduate from this school go on to ________.
many different paths with success and satisfaction, whether in music, law, cognitive science, etc.
The three words that best describe this school's environment are ________.
Inspiring, innovative, and supportive.
Illinois is a top-ranked research university with a diverse and dynamic population in a micro-urban environment. Students can enjoy world-class performances at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. Take advantage of the unique offerings of the College of Fine and Applied Arts where the creation and interpretation of the environmental, performance, and visual arts intertwine. Enjoy an intimate environment for collaboration and friendship within a renowned public university while having access to the world through Illinois.
Illinois harp program alumni include top international and national competition prizewinners, principal harpists, university and secondary school program faculty, innovative chamber music ensemble founders, contemporary music proponents, composers, cognition researchers, as well as successful professionals in the fields of law, prospect management, arts management, and more.