Archives for "Music"


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


December 1, 2008 12:00 pm

ProFile: The Fix is in — Josh Fix

The waning days of 2008 yielded a growing consensus that Free at Last, the debut CD from Josh Fix ’99, is quite download-worthy.


November 12, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates Choir to perform Britten's Ceremony of Carols

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Benjamin Britten’s popular Ceremony of Carols in concert.


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.


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.


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.