Weekly Feature

Thomas Witakowski suffered a brain aneurysm on Dec. 2, 2016, which left him in a coma for an entire month. Ten months later, he has regained all normal functions with the exception of crossed eyes, and has returned as music director of the Amherst Chamber Ensembles. He will conduct at the ACE’s season opener “Winds in Autumn,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 711 Niagara Falls Blvd. 52p1.jpg