BOONE—Brass ensembles from Appalachian State University will perform classical and contemporary works during a March 31 performance beginning at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.
Performing will be the trombone choir, horn choir, tuba/euphonium collective and the trumpet choir.
Music to be performed includes Francis Poulenc’s “Two Little Prayers of St. Francis of Assisi,” Haydn’s “Achieved is the Glorious Work,” Edvard Grieg’s “A Norwegian Suite,” Rossini’s overture to “The Barber of Seville, and Ewazen’s “Fantasia for Seven Trumpets.
Drew C. Leslie directs the trombone choir, Karen L. Robertson directs the horn choir, Bernard H. Flythe directs the tuba/euphonium collective and James Stokes directs the trumpet choir.
About Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.