A musical composition entitled “SLAM!” written by Dr. Benjamin Boone, Fresno State music professor, will make its international debut Wednesday, Aug. 24, in Germany. Verdi String Quartett, one of Germany’s leading chamber music ensembles, commissioned the piece for premiereĀ at the opening concert of Festival Vielsaitig, a major music festival in Fussen, Germany. The Verdi Quartett performed in residency at Fresno State from Feb. 28 to March 4. See video of the residency at https://youtu.be/ffFl8rbCtC0. INFO: Boone at bboone@csufresno.edu or visit benjaminboone.net.