December 8, 2003
Director of Media Relations

AMHERST, Mass.- The Amherst College a cappella groups-the Zumbyes, Bluestockings, DQ, Sabrinas and Route 9-will join with the Amherst College Orchestra to present a pops program of holiday favorites on Wednesday, Dec. 10, at 9 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center. The $5 admission price will support the orchestra's biennial tour. Tickets may be purchased in Valentine Hall during the dinner hours or at the door.

Music Director Mark Lane Swanson and John R. Downey, Jr. '03 will conduct the Amherst College Orchestra, which will be collaborating for the first time with Amherst's popular a capella groups.