Concerts at Hayes School of Music
Brass ensembles perform April 6
An April 6 concert at Appalachian State University features brass chamber ensembles from the Hayes School of Music.
The 6 p.m. performance will be held in Broyhill Music Center’s Recital Hall. Admission is free.
The program includes “Suite from the Monteregian Hills” by Morley Calvert, an arrangement of “Nice Work If You Can Get It” by George Gershwin, the overture to “Ruslan and Ludmila” by Mikhail Glinka, “Contrapunctus IX” from “Art of the Fugue” by J.S. Bach and “Quintet No. 3, Op. 11” by Victor Ewald.
The student musicians are Omar Colón and Christopher Jackson Jr., euphoniums; Courtney Russ and Doug Poteat, horn; Josh Louie and Reece Jennings, trombone; Matthew Dickson, Jason Grimes, David Marvel and Mitchell Townley, trumpet; and Stephanie Lumpkin and Chris Dylan Scaringelli, tuba.
Chamber music for saxophones April 7
Saxophones, from soprano to bass, will be featured during an April 7 performance of saxophone chamber music at Appalachian State University.
The program begins at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.
The program includes “Marriage of Figaro” by Mozart, “Sevilla” by Isaac Albeniz, “Introduction and Allegro” by Milan Kaderavek, “Quartet No. 1” by Bob Mintzer and “Prelude and Fugue in C Major, BWV 545” by Bach.
The Appalachian Saxophone Choir will premiere Daniel Bukin’s “The Bounty Hunter.” Bukin is a senior music performance major in Appalachian’s Hayes School of Music.
The student musicians are Matt Alcorn, Ben Bradburn, Tyler Hill, Keegan January, Dylan Jones, Sarah Krueger, Will Lee, India McWhorter, Andres Orench, Mitchell Powers, Jonathan Talbert, Luke Taylor and Darby Teander.