Amherst College Student Chamber Musicians to Perform Concert Dec. 7

November 9, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass.—Student chamber musicians studying with music professor Jenny Kallick will present a concert titled Music for Celebration on Monday, December 7, at 5 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the ArmsMusicCenter at AmherstCollege.

Electro-Acoustic Bassist Lisle Ellis, Percussionist Bob Weiner and Saxophonist Jason Robinson to Perform at Amherst College Nov. 8

September 25, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

 

AMHERST, Mass. – Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century, the yearlong AmherstCollege music festival, continues with a concert by bassist, computer musician and visual artist Lisle Ellis on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 8 p.m. in Room 7 of the ArmsMusicCenter on the college’s campus.

Amherst College Faultlines Festival to Feature Workshop by Percussionist Adam Rudolph on Oct. 15

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

AMHERST, Mass. – Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century, the yearlong AmherstCollege music festival, continues with a performance workshop by renowned percussionist Adam Rudolph from 2 to 3:20 p.m. in Room 7 of the ArmsMusicCenter on the college’s campus Thursday, Oct. 15.

Korean Pianist and Teacher Chonghyo Shin to Give Recital at Amherst College on Sept. 25

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


AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College Department of Music will present a recital by pianist Chonghyo Shin on Friday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center.

Students to Perform Semiannual Concert of World Music and Dance April 5

March 20, 2009
Contact: Sara Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195


AMHERST, Mass.—The semiannual Student World Music and Dance Concert will be held on Sunday, April 5, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Legendary Musicians Edward “Kidd” Jordan, William Parker and Hamid Drake to Perform at Amherst College Faultlines Event Feb. 26

February 17, 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 Thursday, Feb. 26, at 3:30 p.m. in Room 7 of the Arms Music Center with a performance workshop by the legendary New Orleans saxophonist and educator Edward “Kidd” Jordan, who will be joined by acclaimed bassist William Parker and percussionist Hamid Drake.

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.

Orion String Quartet to Perform at Amherst College Feb. 7

January 29, 2009
For immediate release

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

AMHERST, Mass.—The Music at Amherst Series will open the second half of its 2008-09 season with the acclaimed Orion String Quartet on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall of the Arms Music Center at Amherst College.

Amazing Whirling Dervishes to Perform at Amherst College Oct. 27

September 24, 2008                   

AMHERST, Mass.—The Amazing Whirling Dervishes, a troupe of 16 Mevlevi musicians and whirling dervishes from Turkey, will perform at Buckley Recital Hall in Amherst College’s Arms Music Center at 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 27. The group will perform the internationally recognized, centuries-old, sacred whirling ceremony (known as Sema) and a dramatic reading—with musical accompaniment—of the poetry of Jalaladdun Rumi,  Islam’s great 13th-century mystical poet. The free event is being sponsored by the Willis D. Wood Fund and Amherst’s Department of Religion.

Flutist Alison Hale, Guitarist Stephen Procter to Perform at Amherst College Sept. 19

September 8, 2008
Contact: Sara Leonard
Concert and Production Manager
413/542-2195

AMHERST, Mass. – Amherst College flute instructor Alison Hale and guitarist Stephen Procter will perform on Friday, Sept. 19, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall in the Arms Music Center at Amherst College. The concert will feature tangos by Astor Piazzolla, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Sonatina and classical period works by Mauro Giuliani and Francesco Molino.

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