Harriton High School recently celebrated their world-class arts education programming during the annual Arts & Music Festival featuring an exhibition of student-created art work and the Spring Concert as hundreds of classmates, parents and community members came out to support the event.
Twelfth grade art students exhibited their "Senior Panels," which featured a collection of their work during their four years at Harriton, while underclassmen presented some of their favorite pieces created throughout the current school year. The artistic acumen and creativity of the Rams was on full display throughout the collections of drawings, paintings, metal works, jewelry, pottery and photography created by students of all grades and levels under the guidance and support of the dedicated teachers from the Harriton Art Department. Students were celebrated and recognized in a number of ways, including words of praise from Principal Scott Weinstein, and kudos from the all those in attendance.
The evening also featured part two of the Harriton Music Department's Spring Concert series under the direction of Mr. James Joseph and Mr. Josh Cooperstein, who led the Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Strings, Concert Band, and Combined Groups through a series of outstanding performances. The evening also featured a Solo Concertos portion as Isabella Egawa (violin), Anthony Zhu (viola), Alex Wu (cello) and Portia Maidment (violin) impressed the crowd with renditions of Zigeunerweisen, Romanze, Finale from Concerto No. 1 in C and Danse Russe, respectively.