Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Thursday

September 4, 2014 8:00 am

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

For her senior thesis, Strauch collaborated with Lewiston students to produce music inspired by their original poetry.

Monday

August 25, 2014 10:18 am

Screenings, lectures expand on museum exhibition exploring jazz-art-film connections

Screenings, lectures expand on museum exhibition exploring jazz-art-film connections

The Museum of Art exhibition “Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts” expands with films, panels and lectures beginning with a talk by the founder of Columbia University’s Center for Jazz Studies on Sept. 5.

Monday

August 18, 2014 3:26 pm

Pianists Glazer, Lopez join DaPonte quartet at Bates Aug. 20, 25

Pianists Glazer, Lopez join DaPonte quartet at Bates Aug. 20, 25

Pianists Frank Glazer and George Lopez join the DaPonte String Quartet for a two-concert festival marking the 100th anniversary of World War I.

Friday

June 27, 2014 1:41 pm

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

The highly competitive Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarships are worth up to $50,000 annually for graduate studies in the U.S. or abroad.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:42 pm

Concerts on the Quad: Jonathan Brown, Holmes Brothers and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad: Jonathan Brown, Holmes Brothers and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad 2014 presents music ranging from fingerstyle guitar to folk-rock.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:07 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Country guitarist-singer Jonathan Brown opens Bates College’s Concerts on the Quad series on July 17.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:00 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

The soulfully eclectic Holmes Brothers perform a Bates Concert on the Quad on July 31.

Monday

June 16, 2014 1:50 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

One-of-a-kind songwriter Lady Lamb the Beekeeper performs a Concert on the Quad on Aug. 14.

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:44 am

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

The exhibitions Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual ArtsĀ  and Encountering MaineĀ  open at the Museum of Art with a…

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:43 am

‘Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts’ arrives at Museum of Art on June 7

Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts, an exploration of African American culture and the dynamic interactions among the arts,…