In a world often filled with great division, it is crucial that we focus more on what unites us.  Fortunately, we are aided by the universal language that is music – so we celebrate our oneness with musical selections in many different languages and styles, knowing that the picture is broad, and that we are […]

An Afternoon Melody

Faculty-selected music majors perform individual and chamber works in the entryway to the beloved Polk Museum of Art. FREE!

RUDDIGORE (The Witch’s Curse)

An opera about ghosts, witches, and curses – oh my! Long ago, a witch’s curse was cast upon the family Murgatroyd, commanding that each successive Baronet of the Murgatroyds must commit a horrible crime every day – or die in agony. Gilbert and Sullivan’s opera Ruddigore opens, revealing that the one true Baronet, Sir Ruthven, […]

Contemporary Band Concert

The original works of student-initiated combos featuring genres from indie rock and folk to punk and blues. General $5 Students $3

Jazz Ensemble Concert

SEU Jazz Band

Join the Department of Music for an exciting evening of big band music featuring the classic sounds of the giants of jazz history. General: $5 Students: $3

String Chamber Concert

SEU Orchestra

Our string scholars tune up to present an exquisite array of melodic works. General: $5 Students: $3


 Tonight Jo Jossim and the Florida Southern College Symphony Band invite you to join them on a special musical journey exploring light and its infinite destinations into space. Among the selected pieces that will assist this musical ensemble in taking their journey are John Mackey’s Aurora Awakes, a piece about the heralding of the coming […]

Choral Concert

SEU Chorale

Our magnificent singers convene for an awe-inspiring performance of lyrical fashion. General: $5 Students: $3

A Night at the Opera…Scenes

Southeastern’s vocal performance students perform a collection of scenes in a delightful foray into the world of opera. General: $7 Students: $5

Piano Studio Recital

Piano Keys

Join the Department of Music for an evening highlighting SEU’s piano majors and faculty. General: $5 Students: $3  

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494