Submitted by Patricia M. Allen

March 26, 2008
Contact: Sara Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
Amherst College


AMHERST, Mass.The Amherst College Jazz Program announces three Jazz@Schwemm’s concerts to take place in April 2008. All concerts will be held in the Backroom at Schwemm’s Coffee House in the Keefe Campus Center at Amherst College from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday nights.

On April 1, Amherst College student jazz combos Jazzdrive and Harry Potter and The Prisoners of Jazz Kaban will perform.

On April 8, the Eclectic Jazz Quartet, which features Amherst College Professor Dick Poccia, will perform with special guest Rob Faulkner on trumpet.

On April 15, Amherst College student jazz combos Black Coffee and Sea Biscuits will close out the spring 2008 Jazz@Schwemm’s season.

All performances are free and open to the public. The Jazz@Schwemm’s Series is sponsored by Jazz@Amherst, the Office of Student Activities and Schwemm’s Coffee House. For more information, contact Bruce Diehl, Director of Jazz Programs at 413/542-8308 or