“Six String Showdown” of Guitar Music at Amherst College Feb. 17

February 2, 2007
Director of Media Relations
413/542-8417

AMHERST, Mass.—Pioneer Valley jazz guitarists will perform with students from the Amherst College Jazz Combo program, then join together in various combinations for a showdown at 8 p.m. on Feb. 17, 2007 in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Building at Amherst College. The concert is a benefit for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts; tickets are $5 ($3 with a donation of a canned good) and $3 for students and seniors (free with a donation). More information is available at the Jazz@Amherst website.

The Guitar Summit will feature the Amherst College Jazz Combos; guitarists Mark Applegate, Joe Belmont, Freddie Bryant (Amherst ’87), Bob Ferrier, Joe LaCreta and Adam Larrabee; bassist Genevieve Rose and drummer Scott Drewes.

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Peter Rooney
Director of Public Affairs
(413) 542-2321
prooney@amherst.edu