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Friday

March 7, 2014 2:29 pm

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall offers a musical world tour March 13-16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:28 pm

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Bates presents the celebrated Spanish ensemble Cuarteto Quiroga with a program of Mozart, Bartok and Schoenberg on March 16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:23 pm

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in a program including a Mozart concerto for two pianos on March 15.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:16 pm

Silk Trio presents classical, traditional music of China on March 14

The Silk Trio, a group of innovative string players specializing in the music of China, performs on March 14.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:06 pm

Unforgettable Irish sextet Danú performs March 13

Unforgettable Irish sextet Danú performs March 13

Danú, an Irish sextet hailed for “astonishing versatility and exuberance,” performs on March 13.

Tuesday

March 4, 2014 2:09 pm

Pickens book explores embodied experience in African American, Arab American writing

Pickens book explores embodied experience in African American, Arab American writing

Do the people you touch make you the person you are? If you are breathing, can your oppressors claim that you do not exist? Questions like these drive Therí Pickens’ new book.

Monday

March 3, 2014 8:31 am

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Yes, February was another chilly month. But as George Harrison noted, here comes the sun. And we say it’s all right. Photography by Sarah Crosby and Phyllis Graber Jensen.

Friday

February 28, 2014 10:40 am

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra perform the song cycle “No Place to Go” on March 7.

Thursday

February 27, 2014 12:03 pm

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.

Tuesday

February 25, 2014 4:17 pm

Lectures to feature a mystery-writing mathematician and a noted inventor

Lectures to feature a mystery-writing mathematician and a noted inventor

Bates presents lecturers offering insight into mathematics and medical technology on Feb. 26 and 28.