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Monday

October 4, 2010
4:20 pm

Final MPBN live gubernatorial debate at Bates College Oct. 28

The final Maine Public Broadcasting Network debate of the 2010 Maine gubernatorial race takes place 8 p.m. Oct. 28 on…

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
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.

Thursday

September 23, 2010
3:03 pm

Musica Nuova offers a program of Baroque Italian music

Baroque ensemble Musica Nuova brings to Bates a program called It’s Complicated -– a name borrowed from Facebook — at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Focused on music by Italian composers from the early 1600s, this highly entertaining concert illustrates that love and its complexities haven’t changed so much over the years.

Sunday

January 31, 2010
10:10 am

UPDATE: German string quartet's Sunday performance confirmed

The Auyrn Quartet performance, postponed from Saturday, Jan. 30, will take place today, Sunday, Jan. 31, at 3 p.m. in…

Friday

January 15, 2010
3:38 pm

Renowned fortepiano player rescheduled for January

Regarded as one of the world’s foremost players of harpsichord and fortepiano, Andreas Staier comes to Bates College to perform fortepiano music by Haydn at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

January 7, 2010
1:24 pm

Folk-pop icon Vega among season's musical peaks at Bates College

An iconic singer-songwriter, a pair of performances devoted to Beethoven’s string quartet cycle and a Bates College alum who plays world music are among highlights at the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates this winter.

Friday

October 9, 2009
10:39 am

Beethoven's 'Pathétique' on Glazer program

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown whose professional career began during the 1930s, continues his 2009-10 survey of the complete cycle of 32 Beethoven piano sonatas in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

October 6, 2009
10:45 am

Two concerts explore classical composers

Back-to-back concerts at Bates College explore the music of two composers associated with the formative years of Viennese classical music, Franz Josef Haydn and Luigi Boccherini.

Wednesday

September 23, 2009
1:56 pm

Alumnus Cumming, composition by Bates professor featured in piano-violin concert

Pianist Duncan Cumming, a Bates College alumnus, returns to his alma mater with violinist Hilary Cumming, his wife, to perform works of Schubert, Brahms and Dvo?ák at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.