Archives for "Music"

Monday

May 5, 2014 4:07 pm

Momenta returns for Quartet Series concert, student thesis presentations

Momenta returns for Quartet Series concert, student thesis presentations

Known for its dedication to contemporary music, the Momenta Quartet returns to Bates for a concert on May 9.

Monday

May 5, 2014 4:06 pm

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Faculty pianist James Parakilas, Momenta Quartet perform as music majors present thesis projects on May 10.

Wednesday

April 30, 2014 4:33 pm

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Grammy award-nominated pianist Reiko Uchida and Thomas Meglioranza, called “one of America’s finest young baritones,” by Newsday, perform at Bates on May 2.

Friday

April 18, 2014 10:20 am

Calidore String Quartet to perform

Calidore String Quartet to perform

The prize-winning Calidore String Quartet performs music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Osvaldo Golijov at Bates on April 25.

Monday

March 31, 2014 10:13 am

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musical ensembles at Bates mark the end of the winter semester with six concerts in five days.

Friday

March 28, 2014 12:50 pm

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Featuring brothers called “the best two-guitar team in existence,” the Assad Family brings their “Brazilian Songbook” program to Bates on April 6.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 12:15 pm

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

The Gospelaires, a gospel ensemble comprising members of the Bates College and greater Lewiston-Auburn communities, host a concert on March 29 at the Gomes Chapel.

Monday

March 17, 2014 10:43 am

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” and a piece by a Bates professor on March 21.

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”

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.