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Jazz dinner at the Meadowview Inn to benefit Appalachian’s jazz program

BOONE—Jazz Ensemble I from Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music will present An Evening of Big Band Christmas Jazz and Buffet Dinner Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Meadowbrook Inn in Blowing Rock.

Appalachian Gospel Choir performs Nov. 23

BOONE—Traditional and contemporary gospel songs will be performed Nov. 23 at Appalachian State University. The Appalachian Gospel Choir will take the stage at 6 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.

Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninoff and Gershwin performed Nov. 23

BOONE—Works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninoff and Gershwin fill the program for the Appalachian Repertory Orchestra performance Nov. 23. The program begins at 2 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. William Selle is the conductor. Admission is free.

Appropriate technology presentations held Nov. 19 and 21

BOONE—Representatives from companies involved with solar energy technologies will speak Nov. 19 and 21 at Appalachian State University. Their presentations are sponsored by The Sustainable Energy Society and the appropriate technology program in the Department of Technology and Environmental Design.

High school and university student musicians perform Nov. 24

BOONE—The Leesville Road High School Symphonic Band from Raleigh will join the Appalachian Wind Ensemble for a Nov. 24 performance at 8 p.m. in the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State University. Admission is free.

Appalachian Guitar Symphony performs Nov. 20

BOONE—Classical works written or transcribed for guitar will be performed by the Appalachian Guitar Symphony Thursday, Nov. 20. The concert begins at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra performs major works by Schumann and Bruch

BOONE—When the Appalachian Symphony Orchestra performs works by Schumann and Bruch Nov. 21, they will be performing compositions each composer wrote for a beloved family member.

12th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition open for submissions

BOONE—The 12th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition (AMPC) is accepting submissions through Friday, Nov. 21. A long-standing partnership between Appalachian State University’s Outdoor Programs and the Turchin Center for Visual Arts, the competition focuses on the unique people, places and pursuits that distinguish the Southern Appalachians. The competition is open to anyone. Photographers are encouraged to submit their entries at http://www.appmtnphotocomp.org.

Brazilian jazz featured in Nov. 22 performance

BOONE—Guitarist Welson Tremura joins saxophonist Todd Wright and pianist Keith McCutchen for a concert titled “Brazilian Romance” Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. at Appalachian State University in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.