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String Quartets: Intimate Music

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

DESCRIPTION:
Student chamber groups perform chamber music by Beethoven, Brahms, and more1

TICKET INFORMATION:
No Charge

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 19:30

Concert Band, Annual Spring Concert

LOCATION:
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass Amherst

CONDUCTOR:
Timothy T. Anderson
John Jenkins, guest conductor

MUSIC:
Marches, overtures, and musicals; something for everyone!

RECEPTION:
Held post-concert in honor of John Jenkins and his retirement in the George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 14:00

30th Annual New England Saxophone Symposium

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

PERFORMERS:
Lynn Klock, host & recitalist
With Nadine Shank, piano & University Saxophone Quartets

GUEST ARTISTS:
Professors Joseph Lulloff (Michigan State Univ.), Lawrence Panella (Jazz Studies, Univ. So. Mississippi) & Jeffrey W. Holmes (UMass Amherst, jazz piano)

INFORMATION:
For information call 413 545 2810, visit www.umass.edu/saxophone or email lklock@music.umass.edu

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 09:00

Off Campus - University Chamber Choir concert

LOCATION:
Grace Episcopal Church, 14 Boltwood St, Amherst

CONDUCTOR:
Tony Thorton

REPERTOIRE:
J.S. Bach: Jesu, meine Freude & music by Monteverdi, Handel, Paulus & Mäntyjärvi

TICKET INFORMATION:
There is no charge for this event, it is a benefit for the Doris D. Steward Oratorio Performance Fund: Donations Accepted

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 20:00

Opera Workshop to present Opera Scenes with Orchestra

Bowker Auditorium

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012 - 19:30

Student Matinee - Opera Workshop to present Opera Scenes with Orchestra

Bowker Auditorium

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Opera Workshop will be taking audiences on a musical trip around the globe, with stops in Egypt, Seville, Paris, Elizabethan England and New York. Six excerpts will be presented from operas ranging from Handel to Weill. These scenes will be fully staged and accompanied by the University Orchestra conducted by Vince Lee.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/26/2012 - 10:00

"Jazz Thursdays at Vernissage" - Lisa Thorson Quartet

"Jazz at Vernissage" is honored to present Lisa Thorson, a popular Boston based Jazz Vocalist and company who perform a unique mix of original compositions and innovative arrangements that give a nod to the past and a look towards the future.

Lisa Thorson - Voice
Tim Ray - Piano
David Clark - Bass
George Schuller - Drums

Gen Adm. $15 (Students $12) We also offer 10% dinner discount for JazzBoston members

Please, remember to call in advance to make reservations at 617-566-3340

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/05/2012 - 20:00

Blues Jam w/Dave B & the HotShots plus Ken Steiner

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/19/2012 - 20:30

Ken Steiner w/Pick 3

Bluegrass & Country 

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 18:00

Ken Steiner w/Linda Amero

popular songbook 

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 19:00

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