BOONE—Join the Appalachian Treble Choir April 27 for a performance of folk melodies, classical and other sacred works for voice.
The 8 p.m. performance will be in Appalachian State University’s Rosen Concert Hall in Broyhill Music Center. Admission is free.
The choir is directed by Dr. Prsicilla Porterfield. The choir will perform the Silesian folk melody “Fairest Lord Jesus,” “Syscepit Israel” from Bach’s “Magnificat,” “Ubi Caritas” by Carolyn Kellert, the Irish folk melody “Jerusalem,” “Eternity” by Chelsea Stith, and the spirituals “Elijah Rock” and “Witness.”
In addition, a string quartet will perform the second movement of Giuseppe Verdi’s String Quartet in E Minor and the first movement of Maurice Ravel String Quartet in F Major.
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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