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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.

Dr. Douglas James directs the 39-member symphony.

The program includes the allegro from Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 3,” Ravel’s “Pavane for a Dead Princess,” “Tantra” by Carlos Rafael Rivera and selections from Alan Hirsh’s “Holiday Suite.”

Featured soloists are Rory Parrish playing Astor Piazolla’s “Romantico,” Zac Richey on “Villanesca” from Enrique Granados’ “Spanish Dances” and R.J. Wuagneux on Joaquin Turina’s allegro from “Sonata, Op. 61.”