Archives for "Music"

Thursday

October 30, 2008 12:00 pm

Parker String Quartet, members of Borromeo perform at Bates

Hailed by The Boston Globe for its “fiercely committed performances,” the Parker String Quartet performs in a Bates College concert, also featuring renowned pianist Frank Glazer.

Sunday

August 3, 2008 12:00 pm

The Bates College Manic Optimists 2008

Video of the newest all-male rock/pop a cappella group at Bates College.

Wednesday

March 26, 2008 9:44 am

21-piece orchestra supports College Choir in 'Messiah'

The 76-voice Bates College Choir, accompanied by a 21-piece orchestra and directed by John Corrie, presents the second and third parts of Handel’s popular oratorio “Messiah” in performances at 8 p.m. Friday, March 28, and Sunday, March 30, in Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

March 4, 2008 12:00 pm

Video: Roots musician Corey Harris ’91 in residence

During his Bates residency, Corey Harris ’91 spoke to students in an introductory course on the Francophone world.

Wednesday

February 27, 2008 2:23 pm

World Music Week explores music and dance of India, Indonesia

With the theme “Musical Legacies of South and Southeast Asia,” Bates College students and faculty, as well as internationally esteemed performers, present the college’s World Music Week from March 5 through March 15.

Tuesday

January 29, 2008 1:26 pm

Bates Concert Series presents opera singers Kaduce, Gregory

Bates College Concert Series will welcome acclaimed opera singers Kelly Kaduce, soprano, and Lee Gregory, baritone, performing at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Their Bates program includes works by Granados, Debussy and Grieg, as well as operatic arias and duets.

Thursday

January 24, 2008 1:36 pm

American roots music, classical piano grace Bates' stages this weekend

Classical pianist Anastasia Antonacos, a member of the applied music faculty at Bates and the Powder Kegs, a New York-state string band will both be playing at Bates the weekend of Jan. 25.

Friday

December 7, 2007 8:49 am

Traditional Middle Eastern dance troupe to perform

The DC-Dabkeh Troupe, which performs traditional Middle Eastern folk dances, performs Saturday, March 10, in Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

November 9, 2007 9:43 am

Pianist Frank Glazer joins Bates College Orchestra for Bach concerto

Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known pianists, joins the Bates College Orchestra for the performance of a concerto by J.S. Bach at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

October 3, 2007 1:29 pm

Vienna Piano Trio opens impromptu, nine-day 'piano week' at Bates

Featuring Maine’s best-known pianist and visiting performers of international renown, the piano rules Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St., for nine days in October.