Archives for "Music"

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.

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.

Tuesday

February 25, 2014 3:29 pm

Singer-songwriter Ritter riding ‘Beast’ back to Bates

Singer-songwriter Ritter riding ‘Beast’ back to Bates

Touring behind his acclaimed album “The Beast in Its Tracks,” singer-songwriter Josh Ritter performs on March 2.

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:59 pm

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

In three separate performances Feb. 7-9, Bates presents Maine’s best-known pianist, music by Austrian composer Hanns Eisler and a concert by Leyla McCalla.

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:53 pm

Taking a break from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer McCalla to perform

Taking a break from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer McCalla to perform

Leyla McCalla, a singer-songwriter who has been likened to Billie Holiday, performs on Feb. 9.

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:34 pm

Pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer to mark 99th birthday with Bates concert

Pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer to mark 99th birthday with Bates concert

Pianist Frank Glazer, artist in residence at Bates, gives a special 99th-birthday concert featuring music of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and…

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:23 pm

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano Karyn Levitt and pianist Eric Ostling perform songs by Hanns Eisler in translations by Eric Bentley on Feb. 7.