Archives for "Music"

Wednesday

March 4, 2009 11:10 am

Glazer piano concert marks 1949 Carnegie Hall debut

An artist in residence at Bates since 1980, Glazer is a musician of international renown, still vital and active after decades of touring, composing, recording and teaching. On March 4th he will reprise the program he played in his Carnegie Hall debut.

Friday

February 27, 2009 2:04 pm

Bates presents early-music concert

The ensemble “Music for a while” offers a program of Renaissance, Baroque and early classical music at Bates College.

Thursday

February 26, 2009 2:10 pm

Guest artists to join Bates Gamelan performance

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra, joined by professional guest artists from Indonesia, will perform a concert on March 14.

Monday

February 16, 2009 4:38 pm

Jazz groups feature talented musicians

Ben Smeltzer ’10, of the Bates Jazz Combo, rocks the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall as part of the evening program for Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. The combo’s members participate in the college’s jazz band.

Monday

February 16, 2009 3:49 pm

A cappella thrives at Bates

The Deansmen, one of Bates College’s two all-male a cappella groups, peforms during the Fourth Annual Harward Center Community Partnerships Community Celebration at the Lewiston Public Library.

Friday

February 6, 2009 4:17 pm

Auryn String Quartet, Neo Jazz Collective featured in Bates concerts

Another string of can’t-miss musical performances at Bates College begins as Germany’s Auryn Quartet presents the first in a multi-year series of concerts constituting the complete Beethoven string quartet cycle.

Monday

January 26, 2009 12:00 pm

Glazer piano concerts celebrate remarkable anniversaries

Ninety-three-year-old pianist Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known musicians, performs at Bates College in two concerts marking the anniversaries of important debuts in his long career.

Monday

January 26, 2009 12:00 pm

Concert offerings hit a crescendo at Bates this weekend

Music lovers might find themselves wanting to camp out at Bates College this weekend, as three concerts in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall add up to a critical mass of great listening.

Wednesday

January 21, 2009 11:59 am

Bates duo-piano concert features music by visiting composer

Pianists Shiau-Uen Ding and Jacob Rhodebeck perform a program including music by Christopher Bailey, visiting assistant professor of music at Bates College.

Wednesday

December 3, 2008 9:01 am

Glazer concert spans 18th, 20th centuries

In a Friday evening concert, Frank Glazer — one of Maine’s foremost pianists and an artist at residence at Bates — performs music by composers spanning three centuries.