Buckley Chamber Players to perform “Flavors of France: Chamber Music of Frank and Fauré” May 30

May 3, 2013

Contact: Sara Leonard

Manager of Concert Programming, Production and Publicity


AMHERST, Mass. – The Buckley Chamber Players present a program of chamber music on Thursday, May 30 at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public; seating is by general admission.

Violinists Elizabeth Chang (UMass) and Joel Pitchon (Smith); cellist Volcy Pelletier (Smith); violist Ronald Gorevic (Smith) and pianist Alissa Leiser (Amherst) will perform César Franck’s Piano Quintet and Gabriel Fauré’s Piano Trio.  The program also includes violin duos by Smith composer Donald Wheelock and Bernardino Beggio. The concert is the first in a series of three concerts to be given by the group this summer.

David Schneider, Amherst College professor of music, will introduce the concert.