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.

Naturalist's Tour at Dickinson Homestead

AMHERST, Mass. - Naturalists David Spector and Edward Davis will lead tours through the landscape at the Emily Dickinson Homestead, birthplace and home of the poet Emily Dickinson, and the Evergreens, her brother's home, on Main Street in Amherst on Saturday, Sept. 9, at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.