Archive for October, 2012
BOONE—Mezzo-soprano Priscilla Porterfield is the featured performer in the Hayes School of Music’s Faculty Recital Series Nov. 6.
BOONE—Inspired by his high school orchestra teacher, Dr. Chung Park challenges his students to become “irreplaceable.”
Park is the new director of orchestral activities in Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music. Park conducts the Appalachian Symphony Orchestra, Appalachian Philharmonic and Appalachian Opera Theatre. He is an assistant professor of music at Appalachian.
BOONE—The 10th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition (AMPC) is accepting submissions through 5 p.m. Nov.16. This competition celebrates the unique people, places and pursuits that distinguish the Southern Appalachians and it attracts entries from across the United States. Amateur and professional photographers 13 years of age and older are encouraged to submit entries at http://www.appmtnphotocomp.org.