BOONE—The Mariam Cannon Hayes Graduate String Quartet will perform Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Recital Hall on the Appalachian State University campus.
The quartet is coached by Eric Koontz and Nancy Bargerstock and features Kelsey Philbrick and Benjamin Dawson on violin, Jenna Meeks Ames on viola and Nicholas Paolino on violoncello.
The quartet will perform “String Quartet No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3” by Beethoven, “String Quartet in F Major, M. 35” by Maurice Ravel and “Skylife” by David Balakrishnan.
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.