Archives for "Music"

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:36 pm

Guitarist Göran Söllscher to perform Dec. 8

Guitarist Göran Söllscher to perform Dec. 8

Göran Söllscher, a guitarist celebrated for virtuosity and a repertoire reaching from the Baroque to the present, performs on Dec. 8

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:25 pm

Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Both in 7 p.m. concerts, the Bates Jazz Band performs on Dec. 4, and the Bates Steel Pan Orchestra on Dec. 5.

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:15 pm

Arc Iris visits Dec. 7, led by founder Jocie Adams, formerly of Low Anthem

Arc Iris visits Dec. 7, led by founder Jocie Adams, formerly of Low Anthem

Arc Iris, a new orchestral pop project featuring singer and instrumentalist Jocie Adams, formerly of The Low Anthem, performs on Dec. 7.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:31 pm

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Mid-November concerts at Bates reflect the diversity and international scope of the arts at the college.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 2:04 pm

Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Not many people can share lessons from creating an opera. David Carpenter ’94 is one.

Monday

October 21, 2013 4:41 pm

Pianist Glazer to perform four sonatas, from Mozart to Hindemith

Pianist Glazer to perform four sonatas, from Mozart to Hindemith

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown, performs sonatas by Mozart, Weber, Hindemith and Beethoven on Oct. 25.

Friday

September 27, 2013 1:55 pm

Bates, Bowdoin, Colby musicians to perform French chamber music

Bates, Bowdoin, Colby musicians to perform French chamber music

A piano trio drawn from Maine’s three selective liberal arts colleges plays French chamber music on Oct. 6.

Friday

September 13, 2013 9:06 am

T.S. Eliot masterpiece inspires recitation, music

T.S. Eliot masterpiece inspires recitation, music

John Farrell of Figures of Speech Theatre recites “Four Quartets,” a suite of poems by T.S. Eliot, on Sept. 27. The DaPonte String Quartet follows Farrell with a Beethoven piece thought to have inspired Eliot.

Friday

September 13, 2013 8:30 am

Olin Arts Alive presents ‘virtuoso art folkies,’ Joy Kills Sorrow

Olin Arts Alive presents ‘virtuoso art folkies,’ Joy Kills Sorrow

Joy Kills Sorrow, a Boston-based quintet known for their intelligent, wry lyricism and unique blend of styles, performs on Sept. 28.