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Announcements, August 22, 2016

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

Announcements, August 16, 2016

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

Announcements, July 19, 2016

Cannon Music Camp concluded last weekend with many brilliant performances by the camp's 206 students. The next weeks bring additional concerts and other activities of An Appalachian Summer Festival. See HSoM On The Road below for information about... Read more

Music Notes, July 1, 2016

Cannon Music Camp 2016 has begun, and An Appalachian Summer Festival had its first events this week, so we've already reached the middle of the summer. Be sure to check the KUDOS section for recent highlight achievements by our students, alumni,... Read more

Music Notes, June 7, 2016

As Boone's glorious summer begins, we celebrate many recent noteworthy accomplishments of HSoM students, faculty, and alumni. See KUDOS for details. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details about... Read more

Music Notes, May 9, 2016

Classes have ended for the semester, we're midway through Finals Week, and Commencement ceremonies occur on Friday and Saturday. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details about live audio/video... Read more

Music Notes, May 2, 2016

This week brings the last days of the semester, Reading Day, and the start of Final Exams. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details about live audio/video stream availability, please see the HSoM... Read more

Music Notes, April 25, 2016

April continues, but upcoming events now include activities of the semester's end. Our final concerts for the academic year occur in these next ten days. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details... Read more

Music Notes, April 25, 2016

April continues, but upcoming events now include activities of the semester's end. Our final concerts for the academic year occur in these next ten days. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree recitals and details... Read more

Music Notes, April 18, 2016

Outside it seems we're already into summer. But these remaining weeks of the spring semester are full of events that champion the music making of our students and faculty. Events For complete listings of performances, including student degree... Read more

Music Notes, April 11, 2016

Greetings from Seattle (my birthplace), where I'm serving as an accreditation evaluator for the National Association of Schools of Music at Seattle Pacific University. After celebrating my father's 92nd birthday with him in Bremerton, WA, I'll look... Read more

Music Notes, April 4, 2016

April, the "cruelest month," is showing its colors. As our calendar reveals its most active days for concerts and other activities, our mountain weather swings from summer-like days to bone chilling winter complete with snow, all in this single... Read more