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Dr. Stephen Hopkins passes the baton after 30th Holiday Scholarship Concert
Nov 28, 2022

Dr. Stephen Hopkins passes the baton after 30th Holiday Scholarship ConcertBy Lisl Kuutti DoughtonOn Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30pm, Appalachian State Unive...

Homecoming Band Spectacular - Friday, Oct. 28, 8pm
Oct 7, 2022

Homecoming Band SpectacularFriday, Oct. 28, 8:00 pm The Schaefer Center - Free AdmissionCelebrate Appalachian’s Homecoming with a new musical tradit...

2022 HSoM Composition Competition Winners Announced
Jun 3, 2022

2022 HSoM Composition Competition Winners AnnouncedThe Hayes School of Music announces the winners of its 2nd Annual Composition Competition! The comp...

Four Pre-College Pianists Win Awards in 3rd Annual Hayes School of Music Piano Competition
May 27, 2022

Four Pre-College Pianists Win Awards in 3rd Annual Hayes School of Music Piano CompetitionThe Hayes School of Music Piano Competition concluded on Sat...

The Hayes School of Music Celebrates Spring 2022 Commencement
May 5, 2022

The Hayes School of Music Celebrates Spring 2022 CommencementJoin the Hayes School of Music in celebrating our Spring 2022 Commencement! 87 students f...

The Thirty-second Annual Hayes School of Music Honors Seminar (2021-2022)
May 4, 2022

The Thirty-second Annual Hayes School of Music Honors Seminar (2021-2022)The Hayes School of Music held its Thirty-second Annual Honors Seminar o...

Dr. Reeves Shulstad

App State’s Dr. Reeves Shulstad receives 2022 UNC Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award
May 4, 2022

By Jan Todd BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Reeves Shulstad, professor of musicology in Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music, has...

Appalachian Chorale and Jazz Ensemble I collaborate on "Mass in Blue"
Apr 25, 2022

On Tuesday, April 26, at 8:00pm, the Appalachian Chorale and Jazz Ensemble I will perform Mass in Blue, a jazz mass by composer Will Todd.Experience t...

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra and Western Region Orchestra Perform on Feb. 26 and 27
Feb 23, 2022

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra and Western Region Orchestra Perform on Feb. 26 and 27The Appalachian Symphony Orchestra (ASO) and the Western Region O...

Appalachian Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble I Perform for Northwest District Band Clinic
Feb 15, 2022

Appalachian Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble I Perform for Northwest District Band ClinicFrom Feb. 17-19, the Appalachian Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemb...