Vladimir Feltsman Presents Music at Amherst Dec. 7

November 15, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.- In the next concert in the Music at Amherst series, Vladimir Feltsman will perform an evening of piano pieces, including Bach's Partita No. 1 in B-flat Major and Partita No. 2 in C minor and Mussorgsky's "Pictures at An Exhibition." The concert is on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Osiris Trio Presents Music at Amherst Feb. 1

January 14, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - In the next concert in the Music at Amherst series, the Osiris Trio will perform Trio, Op. 1, No. 3 of Beethoven, Frank Martin's Trio on Irish Folk Tunes and the Piano Trio No.2 in C by Brahms, on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. With this performance, Music at Amherst begins a mini-festival of Brahms: the artists in the remaining concerts in this year's series will play music of the German composer.

Kirtana Presents South Indian Classical Music at Amherst College

February 16, 2000Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Kirtana will present a concert of the classical music of south India on Sunday, Feb. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public. Performing will be Gordon Korstange on the venu or bamboo flute, professor of music David Reck on the veena or lyre, David Nelson on the mridangam or double-headed drum, and Rusty Gillete on the ghatam or large clay pot.

Lighthouse Chamber Players To Perform at Amherst College Feb. 18

February 3, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Lighthouse Chamber Players, an acclaimed ensemble of chamber musicians based in New York, will present a special preview performance of Amherst College faculty composer Eric Sawyer?s String Quartet #3 on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 4 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall. The concert also will include a short introduction of the work by the composer and performers.

Cuarteto Casals To Present Music at Amherst March 7

February 26, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-The Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Casals will present the next concert in the Music at Amherst Series on Friday, March 7, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The Casals will perform string quartets of Debussy (Op. 10) and Brahms (C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1), as well as Mozart's Five Fugues Transcribed from Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier.