Amherst College Student Chamber Musicians to Perform Concert Dec. 7

November 9, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.—Student chamber musicians studying with music professor Jenny Kallick will present a concert titled Music for Celebration on Monday, December 7, at 5 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the ArmsMusicCenter at AmherstCollege.

Students Present Documentary Musical Ethnographies of Pioneer Valley Soundscapes on Dec. 10

November 17, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.—Students in the Pioneer Valley Soundscapes course taught by AmherstCollege music professor Jeffers Engelhardt will present their documentary musical ethnographies on Thursday, December 10, at 4:30 p.m. in Pruyne Lecture Hall in Fayerweather Hall.

Amherst College Jazz Ensemble to Close Semester with Concert of New Tunes and Favorites Dec. 11

November 12, 2009
Contact: Sara Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College Jazz Ensemble will hold its winter concert on Friday, December 11, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the ArmsMusicCenter at AmherstCollege.

Curator to Give Talk on Russian Costume Design at Mead Art Museum Dec. 10

November 25, 2009
Contact: Bettina Jungen
Curator of Russian Art
413/542-8561

AMHERST, Mass.—On Thursday, December 10, at 4.30 p.m. at Amherst College’s Mead Art Museum, Bettina Jungen, the Thomas P. Whitney Class of 1937 Curator of Russian Art, will present a talk on the Mead’s current exhibition titled “The Silver Age Endured: Russian Costume Design at the Mead Art Museum.”

Amherst College Artists, Students to Open Non-Monetary Exchange Banks at Senior Center and on Campus Dec. 11

December 4, 2009
For immediate release

Contacts: Rick Lowe, 713.398.0779
Wendy Ewald, 845.546.1643

AMHERST, Mass.—On Friday, December 11, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Keefe Center on the Amherst College campus and 6 to 7 p.m. at the Bangs Senior Center in the town of Amherst, Amherst College visiting artists and undergraduates, high school students from Get Up Get Down and the senior center will host an opening reception for exchange/value, a project of the 2009 Collaborative Art Class at Amherst College led by visiting artists Wendy Ewald and Rick Lowe, known internationally for their collaborative projects with communities.

Amherst Symphony Orchestra Closes 2009 with Program of Viennese Masterpieces Dec. 12

November 16, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.— The Amherst Symphony Orchestra brings fall semester to a close Saturday, December 12, with a program of Viennese classics at 8 p.m. at Buckley Recital Hall in ArmsMusicCenter on the AmherstCollege campus.

Mead Art Museum to Webstream Performance by Artist Abby Donovan from Europe to Campus Dec. 19

December 16, 2009

AMHERST, Mass.—On Saturday, Dec. 19, at 2 p.m. in AmherstCollege’s KeefeCampusCenter atrium and at 4 p.m. in the school’s Alumni Gymnasium, the Mead Art Museum will Webstream Attempting Necromancy with Wm. Blake, a groundbreaking performance by the artist Abby Donovan that will take place in the European Ceramic Work Centre in the Netherlands and broadcast around the world.

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