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.