Welcome to the Arts at HPU!

The Arts at Hawai'i Pacific University are thriving!  Three minors have recently been launched: Art History, Studio Art, and Music.  We offer a variety of music performance opportunities as well as art, music, and theatre courses. HPU is very proud of our Theatre Program, in which students can create an individualized major or minor.  The Theatre Program produces two major shows per academic year, which feature students as well as members of the greater Honolulu community.

Our performing ensembles include the International Chorale and Vocal Ensemble, the HPU Orchestra, and the HPU Wind Ensemble.  Each of these programs offer generous scholarships, allowing students to major in any academic field while continuing to enjoy playing their instrument or singing.  The International Vocal Ensemble and Orchestra returned recently from a concert tour in China, visiting Beijing and Xi’an.  The HPU Wind Ensemble will embark upon a West Coast concert tour in the spring of 2012.

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HPU International Vocal Ensemble, Chorale, Band, Symphony and Chamber Orchestras present the
Moonlight Serenade!

Everyone is invited to a very special evening of solos and small ensembles, featuring members of the HPU music programs.  The concert will include a wide range of classical, pop, and Broadway tunes so there will be something for everyone!  Free Admission, calabash offering.

For additional information, contact Dr. Teresa McCreary at tmccreary@hpu.edu or 544-0887.

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HPU Art Gallery
March 23 – May 9, 2014

‘Ohana Hawai‘i Loa Art ExhibitOhana
An annual exhibition of work by student artists, faculty, staff and alumni opens at Hawai‘i Pacific University on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 4pm. This mixed media exhibition will continue through Friday, May 9, 2014.
Students, faculty, staff and alumni were invited to submit original works and final selections were made by HPU faculty members. The work of students, faculty, staff and alumni are included in this exhibition and the pieces include drawings, paintings and photography.
The Hawai‘i Pacific University Art Gallery is located on HPU’s windward Hawai‘i Loa campus, 45-045 Kamehameha Highway, in Kaneohe.  Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Admission and parking is free and the public is invited.  For more information call: 544-0228.