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.

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony With Amherst College Orchestra and Chorus March 4

February 15, 2001Concert Manager413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College Choral Society, directed by Mallorie Chernin, and the Amherst College Orchestra, conducted by Lanfranco Marcelletti, will perform the Symphony No. 9 of Beethoven on Sunday, March 4, at 3 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. No reservations can be accepted and early arrival is recommended.

Shobha Vasudevan To Perform Vocal Music of South India

February 15, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Shobha Vasudevan, a Copeland Fellow in the Music Department at Amherst College, will perform vocal music of south India, accompanied by K. V. S. Vinay playing violin and David Nelson on mrdangam, a double-headed Indian drum, on Friday, March 2, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

Morgan State University Choir Feb. 23

February 8, 2001Douglas Wilson413/542-2321 AMHERST, Mass.—The Morgan State University Choir, one of the nation’s best-known choral ensembles, will present a concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert, one of the February events scheduled at Amherst in celebration of the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., is free and the public is invited

“Flutopia” To Offer Music for Multiple Flutes at Smith and Amherst Feb. 10 and 18

January 30, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College and Smith College Music Departments will present “Flutopia,” music for multiple flutes, on Saturday, Feb 10 at 8 p.m. in Sweeney Concert Hall at Smith and again on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 3 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst. Both concerts are free and open to the public.

Pianist Chonghyo Shin To Perform Feb. 2

January 5, 2001Director of Media Relations

Gryphon Trio Presents Music at Amherst

November 10, 2000 Concert Manager 413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.— The Gryphon Trio will present the third concert in the 2000-01 Music at Amherst Series on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The program includes piano trios by Haydn and Mendelssohn, in addition to a work that was written for the Gryphon Trio by Kelly-Marie Murphy, a contemporary composer.

Opera Performed by Professionals, Produced by Students

November 16, 2000Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Amherst College students in a class called “Making Opera,” will do just that when they stage Mozart’s “La Finta Giardiniera” with a cast of professional singers on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The performance, in Italian with English supertitles, is free and open to the public; early arrival is recommended.

Endellion String Quartet Presents Music at Amherst Oct. 18

September 24, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-In the next concert in the Music at Amherst series, the Endellion String Quartet will perform an evening of quartets of Beethoven (op. 131) and Mozart (K. 499), as well as "Arcadiana," written for the Endellion by Thomas Ados, The concert is on Friday, Oct. 18, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College.

2003-04 Music at Amherst Series Opens Sept. 24 With Emerson String Quartet

August 13, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

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