Brentano String Quartet To Present Schubert Octet March 29

March 11, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— The Brentano String Quartet will perform on Friday, March 29, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. There will be no charge for this special concert, in which the quartet will be joined by four noted New York musicians to play Schubert’s rarely performed Octet in F major.

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.

Concert Choir Sets Performance April 29

April 9, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - The Amherst College Concert Choir will present a program of European and American song on Sunday, April 29, at 3 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.

Wihan String Quartet To Present Music at Amherst Jan. 30

January 14, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-In the latest installment of the 2004-05 Music at Amherst Series, the Wihan String Quartet will offer a program that features Schubert's Quartet No. 14 in D Minor, D. 810, "Death and the Maiden" and Shostakovich's Quartet in A-flat Major, No. 10, Op. 118 on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 4 p.m., in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

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

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