Archives for "Arts and music"

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 10:31 am

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center offers Bartok, Crumb

Musicians of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14 in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 9:57 am

Pianist Glazer and Bates, Bowdoin orchestras join forces for Chopin concerto

Maine’s best-known pianist, Frank Glazer, performs at Bates on Nov. 13 with the Bates and Bowdoin College Orchestra, and on Dec. 5 in a solo program celebrating Robert Schumann.

Thursday

September 23, 2010 4:02 pm

Jazzman Avishai Cohen returns to Bates

Jazz composer, bassist and singer Avishai Cohen made a Bates debut in 2008 that concert hall manager Seth Warner calls “amazing.” Now he returns for a performance at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Tickets are $12 and $6, and are available at www.batestickets.com.

Thursday

September 23, 2010 3:43 pm

Ensemble 415 showcases Albinoni, Muffat, Albicastro and Bach

The award-winning Ensemble 415 performs at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6.

Thursday

September 23, 2010 3:12 pm

Lipton adds Q&A to visit; music resumes Sunday with gospel powerhouse

Ethan Lipton and His Orchestra bring roots-influenced, lyrically rich music to Bates College on Oct. 1. The Brooklyn-Bates connection resumes two days later as Naomi Shelton and The Gospel Queens perform in the Olin concert hall. The Bates Gospelaires, a student ensemble, open.

Monday

September 20, 2010 2:17 pm

Dan Mills is new director of Bates College Museum of Art

Nationally esteemed as a curator and arts administrator, Dan Mills is the new director of the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

Nicoletti's Method: 'Sharp Pencils and Sweat'

From himself and his students, painter Joseph Nicoletti seeks what’s real By Edgar Allen Beem “Generally speaking, my work is…

Thursday

August 26, 2010 4:30 pm

Global Lens Film series continues with Becloud

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates with Becloud by Mexican director Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, and Saturday, Sept. 25, in the Olin Arts Center, Room 105, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

August 4, 2010 9:09 am

Dance festival's 'Different Voices' hail from Africa, Mexico, U.S.

In the final week of the Bates Dance Festival, the annual “Different Voices” concert showcases the internationalism of contemporary dance, with choreographers from the United States, Africa and Mexico bringing compelling styles and perspectives to the stage at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Aug. 5 and 6, in Bates College’s Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Thursday

July 1, 2010 11:22 am

Dance festival opens with Monica Bill Barnes and a Maine premiere

The Bates Dance Festival opens its 2010 season with the charming Monica Bill Barnes & Company, one of the funniest, most imaginative groups the New York dance scene has produced in years.