Mountain Collegium faculty to present June 29 concert

The faculty of the Mountain Collegium Early Music and Folk Music Workshop will present a recital of medieval, renaissance, baroque and contemporary music on early and folk instruments at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 29, in the recital hall of Western Carolina University’s Coulter Building.

Performing musicians will include Lisle Kulbach, Annalisa Pappano and Gail Ann Schroeder (violas da gamba); Valerie Austin, Wayne Hankin, Jody Miller, Patricia Petersen, Gwyn Roberts and Anne Timberlake (recorders and other renaissance winds); Erik Schmalz (sackbut); Lorraine Hammond (harp and folk instruments); Robert Bolyard (voice, organ and viola da gamba); and Barbara Weiss (harpsichord and viola da gamba).

Will Peebles

Will Peebles, WCU professor of bassoon, will perform on dulcian.

The concert is free, but donations will be accepted for the Gerald R. Moore Mountain Collegium Scholarship.

The workshop will be held at WCU beginning Sunday, June 25, and continuing through Saturday, July 1. The workshop typically offers classes in recorder, viol, plucked strings, renaissance winds, voice and other topics. The teaching organization’s site can be found at

For more information, contact Jody Miller, director for the Mountain Collegium, at 404-314-1891 or