April 5, 2013

Contact:  Sara Leonard

Manager of Concert Programming, Production and Publicity

(413) 542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.  – The Amherst College Department of Music presents a spring concert by the Women’s Chorus on Sunday, April 28 at 1 p.m., directed by Mallorie Chernin and assistant director Jeremy Koo ’12. The concert will take place in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. It is open to the public at no charge and seating is by general admission.

The Women’s Chorus presents their spring concert, assisted by pianist Janet St. Jean. The repertoire will include songs by Felix Mendelssohn, Stephen Hatfield, David Childs, G. Roberts Kolb and more. Also featured are the songs "The Parting Glass" and "Down to the River to Pray." The concert will end with the traditional "Senior Song."

For more information please contact director Mallorie Chernin at (413) 542-2484 or email mchernin@amherst.edu.