Stories about "Collaboration"
Gamelan Orchestra, guests cross musical boundaries with Harrison's Double Concerto

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 2:37 pm

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra, a student ensemble that plays music of Indonesia, and special guest artists perform Lou Harrison's remarkable Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and Javanese Gamelan at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 12, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Titled Cross-Currents in Bronze, the orchestra's program of contemporary music for the gamelan also features performances by Balinese dancer Shoko Yamamuro and a world premiere of music by composer Peter Steele.

A kaleidoscope of beliefs at the Multifaith Banquet

Friday, February 11, 2011 8:49 am

Feeling torn between two colleges on the eve of the acceptance deadline,...

It's F.A.B.: Franco-American Heritage Center, Bates offer smorgasbord of Maine dance

Monday, February 7, 2011 9:00 am

The Franco-American Heritage Center and Bates College dance program are partnering to offer the sixth annual F.A.B. dance concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at the FAHC, 46 Cedar St.

Folk fest features fiddler Erica Brown, Celtic fusion band the Bridgebuilders

Friday, February 4, 2011 8:43 am

Lewiston fiddler Erica Brown, the Boston-area folk-fusion band the Bridgebuilders, and local and Bates College performers appear at the Bates Community Folk Festival starting at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Following the festival in Chase Lounge at 8 p.m. is the college's regular second-Friday contradance, featuring caller Chrissy Fowler and the bands Playgroup and Perpetual e-Motion.

Slide show: An historic week for the arts at Bates

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 2:02 pm

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Video: On the trail of the Bates Arts Crawl

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 12:03 pm

This video story about the Bates Arts Crawl illuminates the evening’s whimsical,...

Fun, music, treats in store at Harward Center's sixth Community Celebration

Thursday, January 27, 2011 9:21 am

Expect fun, food and performances at the sixth annual Community Celebration hosted by the College's Harward Center for Community Partnerships.

American art shines in collaboration between Ogunquit, Bates museums

Monday, January 3, 2011 3:27 pm

Curated by William Low of the Bates College Museum of Art, the BCMA exhibition Selections From the Collection of the Ogunquit Museum of American Art explores the collections of an institution recognized for its holdings in modern and contemporary art, and its strengths in artists associated with Maine.

The Bates Outing Club has a way of getting inside your heart, writes Baker-White '13

Monday, December 20, 2010 5:13 pm

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Collaborative sound, image project based on local, Japanese children's contributions

Monday, November 22, 2010 12:22 pm

Music improvised by schoolchildren from Japan and Lewiston forms the basis of a collaborative sound and image project to be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Listening In, Looking Out is a project undertaken by Hiroya Miura, a composer who directs the Bates College Orchestra, in collaboration with Bates students, intermedia artist Peter Bussigel and percussionist Masaki Endo, as well as the children, whose recorded musical efforts form part of the soundscape.

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