Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

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.

Thursday

February 13, 2014 11:05 am

Bates Arts Society builds online showcase for creative work at Bates

Bates Arts Society builds online showcase for creative work at Bates

Clean and elegant, the student-produced site features an Instagram feed of artworks and a promotional video providing a whirlwind glimpse of the arts at Bates.

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.

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 10:40 am

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

For the fourth year, the Bates Arts Collaborative presented the Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing,…

Tuesday

January 28, 2014 1:19 pm

Bates welcomes Brazilian Guitar Quartet, famed for distinctive approach to repertoire

Bates welcomes Brazilian Guitar Quartet, famed for distinctive approach to repertoire

Winners of a 2011 Latin Grammy Award, the Brazilian Guitar Quartet performs at Bates on Feb. 1.