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U.S. Air Force Heritage Brass performs Nov. 6 at Appalachian

BOONE—Enjoy a concert by the United States Air Force Heritage Brass of the USAF Heritage of America Band at the Broyhill Music Center’s Recital Hall Nov. 6 at Appalachian State University.

Early chamber music performed Oct. 29

BOONE—The seven-member chamber ensemble Collegium Musicum will perform compositions from the 17th and 18th centuries during an Oct. 29 recital at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall at Appalachian State University. Admission is free.

Appalachian Flute Ensemble performs Oct. 30

BOONE—Contemporary, classical and Celtic compositions for flute will be performed by the Hayes School of Music’s Appalachian Flute Ensemble Oct. 30. The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall at Appalachian State University. Admission is free.

Assistant art professor awarded grant for research on post-digital art

BOONE—Assistant Professor of Art Tricia Treacy recently received a 2014 Craft Research Fund project grant for $10,000 to research hand-produced art in an age of digital technology. She is collaborating with Ashley John Pigford, an associate professor of visual communications at the University of Delaware.

Dana Clark receives Barentine Special Achievement Award

BOONE—Dr. Dana Clark, professor of hospitality and tourism management in the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University, has received the Barentine Special Achievement Award from the Destination Marketing Association of North Carolina (DMANC).

Appalachian Philharmonia performs works by Beethoven Oct. 26

BOONE—It is an all-Beethoven program when the Appalachian Philharmonia performs Oct. 26 at Appalachian State University.

Jazz Ensemble II performs Oct. 28

BOONE—Jazz and brass go hand in hand for the Oct. 28 Appalachian Jazz Ensemble II concert at Appalachian State University.

Octubafest held Oct. 27

BOONE—Put 14 euphonium and tuba players on stage and you’ll know it’s time for the annual Octubafest at Appalachian State University.

Appalachian receives federal grant to increase marriage and family therapists in rural areas

BOONE—The marriage and family therapy program (MFT) at Appalachian State University has received a Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for Professionals and Paraprofessionals grant award from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).