Amherst College’s Faultlines Festival to Conclude with Film Screening, Discussion of Jazz in Western Massachusetts April 27

April 8, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager

AMHERST, Mass. — The yearlong Amherst College music festival Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century concludes Monday, April 27, with a screening of Music Inn: A Documentary Film, which details the vibrant jazz and folk music scene that existed in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts in the 1950s and early 1960s, followed by a discussion with the film’s producer and acclaimed drummer, composer and bandleader George Schuller at 5 p.m. in Pruyne Lecture Hall on the school’s campus.