BOONE—A variety of compositions for the string orchestra will be performed by the Appalachian Repertory Orchestra Tuesday, April 21, at Appalachian State University. The orchestra will take the stage at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. The public is invited to attend.
The program features “Tango Toscana” by Jeremy Cohen, “Ashokan Farewell” by Jay Ungar, “Jasmine Flower,” a Chinese folk song arranged by Jeremy Cohen, “Cuban Overture Themes” by Gershwin and “American Reel” by Kirt Mosier.
The orchestra is comprised of music majors from the Hayes School of Music and non-music majors from across campus. It is directed by Will Selle.
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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