Sat, Nov 2, 2019
Arianne Abela and assistant conductor Gilbert Wermeling ’19 conduct music by Saunder Choi, Sydney Guillaume, Stephen Hatfield and more. The Choral Society is joined by composer and Amherst College alumnus Jerry Noble ’83 in the world premiere of his composition, "What's It Gonna Take? (Love)."
The concert is FREE and open to the public.
Join the Choral Society preceding the concert for a free brunch in Arms Music Building at 11 a.m.
The Amherst Symphony Orchestra (ASO) presents the second concert of its 2019-2020 season devoted to Russian masterworks. This concert also celebrates Family and Parents Weekend at Amherst College.
The ASO performs Rachmaninoff’s "Vocalise," followed by Tchaikovsky’s first piano concerto, with Audrey Cheng ’20, piano soloist. The concert concludes with Tchaikovsky’ Symphony #5 in E minor. Mark Lane Swanson, ASO music director and senior lecturer in music at Amherst College, conducts.
For information on ticketing and directions to the concert, see https://www.amherstsymphonyorchestra.com/musicians.
Tickets may be purchased at the door only. Tickets are $10 for the general public; $5 for senior citizens, students with ID and children under 12; and FREE to Five College students with ID.