Event Calendar

May 2019

Wed, May 1, 2019

Event poster with a color photo of Schneider's students posing onstage with their instruments, and black-and-white photos of two composers

MUSIC 310: Professor Schneider's Class Performance

Students of Professor David Schneider perform works by Ravel, Shostakovich, Mendelssohn, Dvořák and Schoenfeld. Performers include Andrea Boskovic, Jonah Botvinick-Greenhouse, Devin Epstein, Seoyeon Kim, Diane Lee, Marie Leou, Lucas Newman-Johnson, David Shin, Shannon Wei and Hikari Joshida.

Thu, May 2, 2019

Hiromi Fukuda Piano Studio Recital ROOM 3

Fri, May 3, 2019

MUS 388 Prof. Sawyer Class Concert

Sun, May 5, 2019

Madrigals Concert, Octagon, Babbott Room

2:00 pm Octagon, Babbott Room

Joe Belmont Jazz Guitar Studio Recital, ROOM 7

Mon, May 6, 2019

Eugene Uman's Jazz Piano Studio Recital, ROOM 3

Tue, May 7, 2019

Tom Oesterling's Voice Studio Recital, ROOM 3

Sat, May 25, 2019

Amherst College Choral Society Commencement Concert

The Amherst College Choral Society, under the direction of Arianne Abela, presents its Commencement Concert in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert features all of the choral ensembles performing works by Monteverdi, Lassus, Heath, Abela and Parker in preparation for their tour to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The combined choirs also join in singing traditional Amherst songs.

Tickets are $10 for the general public and $5 for senior citizens, students and children 12 and under. Five College student tickets are free. Tickets may be purchased in advance by contacting Ellen Mutter (emutter17@amherst.edu), by visiting the Alumni House during Commencement weekend, or in the Buckley Recital Hall lobby starting at 8:15 p.m. the evening of the concert.

David E. Schneider, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Music

Listening Through History, a Q&A with Professor David E. Schneider

As he marks 20 years of teaching at Amherst, Professor David E. Schneider discusses his love of music, his career as a musicologist and how his classes have evolved over the decades.