Music

March 2012

New York Percussionist and Composer Harris Eisenstadt Brings Canada Day to Amherst College for a Concert March 3

AMHERST, Mass.— Canada Day, the critically-acclaimed group led by Canadian-born and New York city-based percussionist and composer Harris Eisenstadt, will perform a concert on Saturday, March 3 at 3 p.m. in Room 3 of the Arms Music Center (Buckley Recital Hall) at Amherst College.  The concert is free of charge and open to the public.

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Brentano Quartet to perform Haydn, Busoni, Beethoven as Music at Amherst Chamber Series Continues March 4

AMHERST, Mass. – The 2011-2012 Music at Amherst Chamber Series continues with a concert of Haydn, Busoni and Beethoven by the Brentano Quartet on Sunday, March 4 at 3 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. The performance requires tickets and seating is assigned. Tickets may be reserved by calling 413/542-2195 or emailing concerts@amherst.edu

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Amherst College Choral Society and Symphony Perform “A Night at the Opera – An Evening of Opera Choruses, Overtures and Intermezzi” March 10

AMHERST, Mass – The Amherst College Department of Music will present “A Night at the Opera” by the Amherst Choral Society and the Amherst Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, March 10 at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. Tickets are required and seating is assigned.

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Original Musical “Royal Blood” by Amherst College Senior Explores Last Years of Romanov Dynasty; Premieres March 31

AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College Department of Music will present “Royal Blood,” an original musical and senior thesis in composition by Michael O’Connor ’12 on Saturday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. This concert is free and open to the public; seating is by general admission.  

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