April 9, 2001
Director of Media Relations

AMHERST, Mass. - The Amherst College Concert Choir will present a program of European and American song on Sunday, April 29, at 3 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall. The concert is free and the public is invited.

The choir, directed by Mallorie Chernin, will perform music that it will feature on its upcoming tour of Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, including Hungarian songs of Kodaly and Dvorak's "V Priode" ("Songs of Nature").

Also on the program is the music of American composers William Billings, Samuel Barber, Ralph Carmichael ("Take Six"), Wendell Whalum and Moses Hogan. The assistant conductor is Bryce Bares '00.