Faultlines Festival to Host Talk on Jazz, Experimentalism and Improv at Amherst College Nov. 12

October 27, 2008
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 will continue on Wednesday, Nov. 12, with a lecture by George E. Lewis titled “Mobilitas Animi: Towards New Ethnographies of Improvisation.”

Black Maria Film + Video Festival Feb. 26

February 12, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The 20th annual Black Maria Film + Video Festival will present an evening of independent film and video in Stirn Auditorium at Amherst College on Monday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. The screening is free and open to the public.

Amherst College To Present “Magic Drums of India” May 5

May 2, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The semester-long Festival of Indian Music at Amherst College concludes with “Magic Drums of India,” a concert featuring a tabla duet by Sanket Acharya and Rohit Panchakshari, and a mridangam and ghatam duet by Copeland Fellow Umayalpuram Mali and Dan Reck, at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 5, at Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

Amherst College Professor Ilan Stavans’s New Film To Premiere at Festival in New York Jan. 10

January 2, 2007 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417