Shows at the Hop 17W

West House has available free tickets for House members to attend a number of world-class performances at the Hopkins Center each term. Please see below the list of upcoming performances for the current term. If you’d like tickets, please contact House Administrator Pamela Duffy at
Fri Jan 27 2017 – 8:00 PM
A fiery, forward-looking tribute to jazz icon Charlie “Bird” Parker by one of today’s most celebrated sax players.
Tue Jan 31 2017 – 7:00 PM
Program includes Beethoven’s bracing, soulful E-minor quartet and the sounds of Scandinavia in luscious arrangements of sprightly folk tunes.
Fri Feb 10 2017 – 8:00 PM
41st Annual Winter Carnival Concert: A big band celebration of funk, R&B, James Bond & jazz with guest artists Joe Bowie, Steven Bernstein, Bahnamous Bowie and JT Lewis.
Wed Feb 15 2017 – 7:00 PM
Masters of some of East Asia’s most expressive traditional instruments improvise thrilling new music.
(PAN project will also be performing at the West House Professor’s Residence on Thursday, Feb 16!)
Sat Feb 18 2017 – 8:00 PM
Dance Party! Get ready to move to pulsating polyrhythms from Venezuela, Peru, Cuba and Brazil, with interludes of DJ-spun dance tunes.
Sun Feb 19 2017 – 2:00 PM
Dancing in the Wind, performed with the Dartmouth Dance Ensemble. Works by Zach Wadsworth, Ken Hesketh and John Mackey.
Sat Feb 25 2017 – 8:00 PM
Program includes Sibelius’ Violin Concerto (with soloist Orestis Lykouropoulos ’17) and Brahms’ Symphony No. 1.
Tue Mar 07 2017 – 7:00 PM
Hop pianist-in-residence performs solo works from Schumann, a meditative Bach partita and more.