Amherst College to Host African Underground Project Film and Hip-Hop Performance March 29

March 10, 2009

AMHERST, Mass. – During the afternoon and evening of Sunday, March 29, Amherst College will host the African Underground Project, an award-winning documentary film series, panel discussion and live performance showcasing African hip-hop music and youth involvement in social and political action.

Music at Amherst Concert Series Closes 2008-09 Season with Performance by Pianist Boris Berman March 8

February 18, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and production manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The Music at Amherst Series will close its 2008-09 season with the acclaimed pianist Boris Berman on Sunday, March 8, at 4 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall of the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Dave Pietro Group to Collaborate with Jazz@Amherst to Make Music, Feed the Hungry on Feb. 28

February 18, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The Dave Pietro Group will play the music of Stevie Wonder at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28, in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College to raise money for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.

Amherst College Choral Society and Symphony Orchestra Team Up to Present Carmina Burana on March 7

February 17, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manger
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College Department of Music will present Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana on Saturday, March 7, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Amherst College Senior Terence Lee to Hold Senior Clarinet Recital Feb. 15

February 3, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—Amherst College student Terence Lee will present a senior recital on the clarinet on Sunday, Feb. 15, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center on the school’s campus.

Greek Musician and Painter Nektarios Antoniou to Give Concert, Lecture at Amherst College Feb.13

Feb. 2, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass. – Musician and icon painter Nektarios S. Antoniou and his group Schola Cantorum will perform a concert of Byzantine chant, psalmody and Greek popular song at 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 13, in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

West Coast Jazz Group Cosmologic to Perform and Give Lecture as Part of Amherst College Faultlines Festival Feb. 18 and 19

January 30, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The yearlong Amherst College Music festival Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century continues its spring 2009 program with a concert and lecture/demonstration by the critically acclaimed Southern California-based jazz quartet Cosmologic.

Firebird Ensemble to Perform Zappa, Weird Al and Other Works of New Music in Feb. 20 Concert at Amherst College

January 29, 2009
For immediate release

Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The acclaimed Boston-based Firebird Ensemble will make their Amherst College debut on Friday, Feb. 20, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall of the college’s Arms Music Center.

Amherst Symphony Orchestra to Perform Concert of Seasonal Favorites Dec. 6

November 20, 2008
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst Symphony Orchestra rings in the holiday season with a lighthearted program of popular favorites on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Amherst College Jazz Ensemble to Perform Homecoming Weekend Concert Nov. 8

October 28, 2008
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College Jazz Ensemble will present its annual Homecoming Weekend Concert on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall of the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

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