Fall colors have peaked in the High Country, and now we accelerate through the last weeks of the semester.
EVENTS For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details about live audio/video... Read more
Please note the following correction to this week's Announcements: The Steely Pan Band will perform a free concert on Friday, October 21, at 8 pm, in the Schaefer Center.
Fall Break has ended. The calendar is full of concerts, recitals, and guest artist master classes, and that will continue throughout the remaining six weeks of the semester.
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All of us here at the HSoM send our best wishes to alumni, colleagues, and other friends in eastern North Carolina and the entire coastal region for quick recovery from the effects of Hurricane Matthew. We hope that sunny fall days bring good... Read more
This past weekend included many activities related to the Hayes School of Music. Our Advisory Board met on Friday (see KUDOS). Many alumni, donors, and other friends gathered to enjoy Saturday's ASU-Georgia State football game that featured... Read more
Fall begins as we enter our seventh week of the semester. The EVENTS and LOOKING AHEAD sections demonstrate that our calendar is very full for these next weeks, including faculty recitals, guest artist appearances, and ensemble performances.... Read more
Last Tuesday's Evening of Encores demonstrated the collaborative artistry of HSoM faculty, as we enjoyed hearing twenty professionals provide brilliant music to the large crowd in Rosen, not to mention our live stream audience. As always... Read more
The Hayes School of Music's performance series continues this week with our annual highlight concert, An Evening of Encores, featuring twenty HSoM faculty members. It's a night—Tuesday—not to miss. (See Events for details... Read more
It feels like Monday as we begin this short post-holiday week with fine pre-fall weather.
EVENTS For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details about live audio/video stream... Read more
As we look toward the Labor Day weekend and the beginning of September, we're already fully at work here in the Hayes School, with concerts, presentations, exams, and other musical activities to start soon. The HSoM once again counts just under 500... Read more
The second week of classes begins with five-star weather—clear skies, mid-70s, light breeze, and a hint of fall during the cool evening. Classes, lessons, and ensembles are up and running, with students making final registration changes today... Read more
Yesterday's Convocation ceremony welcomed our new freshman class, who heard from this year's common reading author, Jon Ronson. And today was the first day of classes for Appalachian's 2016-17 academic year. Ensemble auditions conclude... Read more