The Salk Institute

La Jolla, California. June 16-17, 2005
Field Work Journal Recording Locations and Schedule HUNTER/ECKHART LAB - June 16, morning. We used the DAT recorder with hand-held stereo microphone to collect ambient as well as directed sounds from the lab. Digital photographs were taken of the objects/equipment in the lab. TOUR BY ROGER GREIG - June 16, 11am.

Phillips Exeter Academy Class of 1945 Library

Rockefeller Hall, Exeter, New Hampshire. July 25, 2005 Field Work Journal Recording Locations and Schedule ROCKEFELLER HALL - July 25, morning.

Composing a Space

An Original Music Drama Based on the Life and Architecture of Louis Kahn
Louis Kahn, foremost 20th-century American architect, perceived that buildings express a kind of music. This guiding precept underscored the spiritual connection in his creative world between space and sound. In his words:

Practice Rooms

Rooms 209 and 221 will be left unlocked at all times and will be open on a first come-first served basis to anyone in the Amherst College community free of charge. These rooms may be used anytime the building is open (see posted hours).

Tenor Peter Shea To Offer German Songs April 26

April 16, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.--Peter W. Shea, a local tenor, will present "From Schubert to Weill: A Concert of German Lieder," on Thursday, April 26, at 4 p.m. in Porter House at Amherst College (next to the Lord Jeffery Inn). Gregory Hayes will accompany Shea on piano. The Amherst College Department of German and the German House are sponsors of the concert, which is free and open to the public.

Women's Chorus Sets Spring Concert April 27

April 9, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.--The Amherst College Women's Chorus will present its annual Spring Concert, "Music of the World," on Friday, April 27, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall. The concert is free and the public is invited.

Three Concerts of Instrumental Music in April and May

April 20, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - The orchestra and chamber music ensembles of Amherst College will present three free concerts in Buckley Recital Hall at the college.

Fall 2007/Spring 2008 Course Catalog

The information below is taken from the printed catalog the college produces each year. For more up to date information, including links to course websites, faculty homepages, reserve readings, and more, use the 'courses' or semester specific link to your left. Introductory Courses 01. Discovering Music. An introductory course designed to teach those with little or no musical background to listen to and write about music with greater understanding.

"La Cage aux Folles" at Amherst College Jan. 27, 28 and 29

January 24, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-The Amherst College Music Department will present the Broadway hit "La Cage aux Folles" on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, January 27, 28 and 29, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center. Tickets are free for those with an Amherst ID and $5 to the general public. Reservations are available at

Amherst College Composer Lewis Spratlan Has New Recording

February 17, 2005 Director of Media Relations