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

Peter A. Kupfer To Study Musicology in Germany on Fulbright Grant

April 23, 2001 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Kirtana Presents South Indian Classical Music

March 15, 2001Concert Manager413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—Kirtana will present a concert of the classical music of south India on Sunday, April 8, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

"Les Violons du Roy" Present Music at Amherst March 30

March 9, 2001Concert Manager 413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—Les Violons du Roy will present the fourth concert in the 2000-01 Music at Amherst Series on Friday, March 30, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The chamber orchestra will be conducted by its artistic and music director, Bernard Labadie, and joined by solo oboist Diane Lacelle, in a program of Baroque works by Handel, Farina, Albinoni, Marcello and Geminiani.

Jon Hendricks, “Poet Laureate of Jazz,” Sings May 4

April 19, 2001Director of Media Relations

Pianist Robert Levin Presents Music at Amherst March 13

February 23, 2001Concert Manager413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—Pianist Robert Levin will present the next concert in the 2000-01 Music at Amherst Series on Tuesday, March 13, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. Levin’s program will include the Schubert piano sonata in D major, D. 850, Op. 53; 29 Fireflies, Book 4 of Thomas Oboe Lee; and Franck’s Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue.

Hot New Band “Klezperanto” at Frontroom March 10

February 19, 2001Concert Manager413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—Klezperanto, a hot new world beat dance band from Boston, will host a party at the Campus Center Frontroom at Amherst College at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 10. The event is free and the public is invited.