BOONE—Brass ensembles ranging from trumpets, trombones and euphoniums will perform April 14 in the recital hall at Appalachian State University’s Broyhill Music Center. Admission to the 6 p.m. program is free.
The Appalachian Trombone Quartet opens the evening with “Canzon” by Samuel Scheidt. The quartet also will perform “Suita per 4 tromboni” by Kazimierz Serocki.
The ensemble neBRASSka comprised of trumpet, horn and tuba will perform selections from Gustav Mahler’s “Leider eines fahrenden Gesellen.”
The Appalachian Euphonium Quartet takes the stage with “Four Euphoniums for You” by ITO Yasuhide.
The program concludes with the third movement of Bach’s “Brandenburg Concerto No. 2” performed by neBRASSka.
About Appalachian State University
As the premier, public undergraduate institution in the state of North Carolina, Appalachian State University prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The 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 to embrace diversity and difference. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Appalachian is one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina System. Appalachian enrolls more than 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.
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