Amherst College Choral Society Sets Homecoming Weekend Concert

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen

October 1, 2007
Contact: Stacey Schmeidel
Director of Public Affairs
413/542-2321

AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College Choral Society will present its annual Homecoming Weekend concert on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 9 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Music will be performed by the Concert Choir, Women’s Chorus and Men’s Glee Club, directed by Mallorie Chernin and assistant director Suraj Gopal ’07, and the Madrigal Singers, directed by Andrea Kahn ’08 and Elly Jessop ’08.

The program will include music by Schubert, Wolf, Viadana, De Cormier, Papoulis and many more. The program will end with traditional songs of Amherst College.

Tickets, at a cost of $6 for general admission and $3 for senior citizens, Amherst College students and children 12 and under, may be reserved by calling 413/542-2484 or e-mailing Mallorie Chernin at mchernin@amherst.edu. Tickets may also be purchased at the Alumni House during Homecoming registration. Remaining tickets will be available at the door the night of the concert.

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Contact

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