Fine Arts

Calling all high school instrumental and vocalists!

The search is on for phenomenal high school musicians interested in competing for a solo spot with the renowned Gustavus Symphony Orchestra. The second annual Concerto/Aria Competition for High School Musicians provides a unique musical experience for stand-out high school instrumental or vocalists.

Newest Hillstrom Art Museum exhibits opens September 18

The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents concurrent exhibitions September 18-November 5: Contemporary American Painting [1945]: Selections from the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, and the Perlman Teaching Museum, Carleton College, and FOCUS IN/ON: Reginald Marsh’s Manhattan Tower.

Patrick Scully presents Walt Whitman in an intimate theatre-going experience

The Gustavus Adolphus College Theatre and Dance Departments is proud to host Patrick Scully’s Leaves of Grass – Illuminated  for an intimate showing at 7:30 p.m. on September 16 in Kresge Dance Studio.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra selected to perform at MMEA Conference

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra is one of three collegiate-level wind bands selected to perform in February.

A Gustie Guide to the 2017 Fringe Festival

Catch several theater and dance Gusties in action August 3-13 at the 2017 Minnesota Fringe Festival!

Masayoshi Ishikawa Wins Swenson-Bunn Award for Teaching Excellence

The visiting professor of music balances student-centered teaching with his own composition and performance work.

G-Sharp to Perform on Minnesota Public Radio May 10

Men's a capella group G-Sharp will perform live on Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) during Classical MPR Live with John Birge, which runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Honors Weekend in Fine Arts: Senior Honors Recital and Choral Showcase

Join the Gustavus Community in celebrating the Fine Arts during Honors weekend with the Senior Honors recital May 6, at 1:30 p.m. in Bjorling Recital Hall followed by the Choral Showcase on May 6, at 3:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.

Hillstrom Museum of Art presents annual senior studio art majors’ exhibition, opening Saturday, May 6

Vanishing Point: Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition 2017 will be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, from the College’s Honors Day, May 6, through Commencement, May 28, 2017.

Jazz Ensembles to Feature Edwards Trumpet Guest Artist, Adam Meckler

The Gustavus Jazz Lab Band and Adolphus Jazz Ensemble will perform a concert Friday, May 5. at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature guest artist, Adam Meckler on trumpet. The performance will be held in Bjorling Recital Hall and is free and open to the public.