“Mega-Ditties,” Music by Retiring Professor Lewis Spratlan, at Amherst College Feb. 19

January 31, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—“Mega-Ditties,” a selection of pieces by the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Lewis Spratlan, who is retiring as the Peter R. Pouncey Professor of Music at Amherst College after 36 years, will be performed at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb.19, in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst. The concert, and a reception following in the Lewis-Sebring Dining Commons, are free and open to the public.

Amherst College Assistant Professor Eric Sawyer Receives Music Award

August 25, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Doshisha Glee Club To Perform at Amherst College Sept. 9

August 25, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Pianist Chongya Shin To Present Faculty Recital at Amherst College Sept. 19

September 10, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

2004-05 Music at Amherst Series Opens Sept. 24 with Pianist Leon Fleisher

August 25, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Todd Palmer and Friends To Present Music at Amherst Oct. 18

October 1, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Indian Jazz-Fusion at Amherst College Oct. 15

October 1, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Amherst College Women’s Chorus To Perform May 6 and Concert Choir May 7

Hip-Hop Party and Workshop at Amherst College Oct. 21-22

October 1, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Amherst College To Present “Magic Drums of India” May 5

May 2, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The semester-long Festival of Indian Music at Amherst College concludes with “Magic Drums of India,” a concert featuring a tabla duet by Sanket Acharya and Rohit Panchakshari, and a mridangam and ghatam duet by Copeland Fellow Umayalpuram Mali and Dan Reck, at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 5, at Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

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