Lynn Klock, professor of saxophone in the Department of Music and Dance, will perform in concert on Thursday, April 14 at 8 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. For the concert, Klock has selected an array of works that feature an eclectic mix of compositional styles and instrumental combinations.
Richard Randall, professor of Music Theory in the Department of Music and Dance, will give a lecture titled “Comparing Tonal Models” on Thursday, April 14 at 12:20 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. The lecture was originally scheduled for March 3.
The Department of Music and Dance is auctioning off the opportunity to conduct “Stars and Stripes Forever” at the Second Annual UMass Amherst Pops Gala, which will take place on Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Auditorium.
Robert A. Hill, professor in the department of history and African studies at UCLA, will give a talk on “The Enduring Greatness of the ''Souls of Black Folks''” on Monday, April 11 at 4:30 p.m. in 904-08 Campus Center.
Margaret Hunt, professor of history and women’s and gender studies at Amherst College, will present the Five Colleges’ Jackie M. Pritzen Lecture on Tuesday, April 12 at 4:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room, Converse Hall, Amherst College.
UMass Amherst Afro-American studies professors John H. Bracey Jr. and James Smethurst and poet Sonia Sanchez are scheduled to appear on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS on Thursday, May 28 to discuss their book, “SOS – Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Movement Reader.”
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