Archives for "Bates College Concert Series"

Wednesday

August 29, 2012 8:49 am

CANCELED: Singer Mirel Wagner cancels Sept. 12 Bates performance

CANCELED: Singer Mirel Wagner cancels Sept. 12 Bates performance

Mirel Wagner’s Bates concert has been canceled.

Wednesday

August 29, 2012 8:10 am

Bach, ‘Bhangra,’ blues, Baroque and more on tap as Bates announces fall concert season

Bach, ‘Bhangra,’ blues, Baroque and more on tap as Bates announces fall concert season

The autumn 2012 concert season represents the best of music from Bates and the world.

Friday

February 6, 2009 4:17 pm

Auryn String Quartet, Neo Jazz Collective featured in Bates concerts

Another string of can’t-miss musical performances at Bates College begins as Germany’s Auryn Quartet presents the first in a multi-year series of concerts constituting the complete Beethoven string quartet cycle.

Monday

February 19, 2007 4:25 pm

Jazz with Marcus Roberts, all-Schubert concerts conclude series

The last two concerts in the 2006-07 Bates College Concert Series take place Saturday, March 3, with the Marcus Roberts Trio, and Friday, March 9, with an all-Schubert program of vocal and pianoforte music. Both will be held in the college’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

December 19, 2006 3:53 pm

Pianist, oboist interpret music from opera as Bates Concert Series resumes

The 2006-07 Bates College Concert Series resumes on Jan. 13 with an 8 p.m. program of operatic music by pianist Gayle Martin Henry and oboist Gerhard Reuter.

Tuesday

October 24, 2006 4:00 pm

Unusual mix of jazz, Mongolian music opens concert series

A jazz trombonist playing with a Mongolian band, famed jazz pianist Marcus Roberts and two distinctive classical concerts are featured in the 2006-07 Bates College Concert Series. The series starts with trombonist Roswell Rudd and the Mongolian Buryat Band on Nov. 2. Concerts begin at 8 p.m. in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St., and are open to the public. Admission fees vary by concert. For more information, please visit http://abacus.bates.edu/concerts/. For reservations, please call 207-786-6135.

Tuesday

October 24, 2006 2:53 pm

Concert Series presents pianist, oboist performing operatic adaptations

The 2006-07 Bates College Concert Series resumes at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, with a memorable program of transcriptions from opera performed by pianist Gayle Martin Henry and oboist Gerard Reuter.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006 12:00 am

Three days, three big concerts

Maine’s best-known pianist, a classical guitarist offering an evening of South American music, and performers from the Portland Chamber Music Festival make this a can’t-miss weekend for music lovers at Bates College. All three concerts take place in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

February 2, 2006 12:00 am

Bates College Concert Series presents St. Lawrence String Quartetwd

Considered one of the world-class quartets of its generation, the St. Lawrence String Quartet visits Bates College for a performance at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

January 4, 2006 1:28 pm

College Concert Series presents jazzman Kenny Garrett

The quartet led by jazz saxophonist Kenny Garrett performs in the Bates College Concert Series at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.