The Choral Society invites you to a free noon brunch in Arms followed by 1 p.m. performance. Both events are free and open to the public. No tickets required.
At 1 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, April 22, the Amherst College Concert Choir performs a wide variety of unaccompanied music. Featured selections include the North American premiere of Sarah Rimkus’s Mater Dei along with other Marian settings including Rachmaninov's classic Bogoroditse Devo. The choir will also present local composer Alice Parker’s arrangement of Hark I Hear the Harps Eternal.
The Amherst College Choral Society is led by Visiting Lecturer and Interim Choir Director Dr. Gregory W. Brown (AC ’98) and Assistant Director, Rebecca Ruescher (AC ’17). Dr. Brown holds degrees from Westminster Choir College and The University of Georgia and maintains an active career as a composer.