NPR’s Garrison Keillor to Host Performance Benefitting the Emily Dickinson Museum Dec. 9

September 30, 2010
For immediate release
Contact: Jane Wald
413/542-2154

AMHERST, Mass.— On Thursday, Dec. 9—one day before the 180th anniversary of the poet Emily Dickinson’s birth—Garrison Keillor, host of the acclaimed National Public Radio program A Prairie Home Companion, will perform a special one-man benefit for the Emily Dickinson Museum in Amherst. The event will take place at 7 p.m. at Johnson Chapel on the Amherst College campus and will feature Keillor’s legendary humor, commentary and song.

NPR Host and Pianist Christopher O’Riley to Play Radiohead, R.E.M. at Amherst College Oct. 22

September 24, 2010
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass. – The 2010-2011 Music at Amherst Parallels Series kicks off with a concert by National Public Radio host and pianist Christopher O’Riley on Friday, Oct. 22, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.