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Wednesday

November 5, 2014 11:50 am

Upcoming concerts feature renowned pianist Glazer, Bates orchestra

Upcoming concerts feature renowned pianist Glazer, Bates orchestra

With composers Franz Schubert and Joseph Haydn in common, back-to-back concerts at Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall feature renowned pianist Frank Glazer and the Bates College Orchestra.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:29 pm

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall offers a musical world tour March 13-16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:23 pm

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in a program including a Mozart concerto for two pianos on March 15.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 3:14 pm

Student soloists featured in Bates College Orchestra concert

Student soloists featured in Bates College Orchestra concert

Three Bates seniors are featured as instrumental soloists in works by Strauss, Bruch and Mozart as the Bates College Orchestra performs on March 9.

Wednesday

November 7, 2012 4:11 am

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Music written for the recent inauguration of President Clayton Spencer is featured in the next performance of the Bates College Orchestra, on Nov. 10,

Tuesday

March 6, 2012 2:48 pm

Bates College Orchestra performs Brahms and Debussy

Bates College Orchestra performs Brahms and Debussy

The Bates College Orchestra performs Brahms’ Symphony No. 3 and Debussy’s “Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune” on March 10.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 7:33 pm

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

It’s a big weekend for classical music at Bates Nov. 12-13, as the Bates and Bowdoin Orchestra and pianist Frank Glazer present back-to-back concerts in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Monday

March 7, 2011 3:11 pm

Bates Orchestra performs Beethoven’s ‘Eroica,’ Strauss serenade for winds

Conducted by Hiroya Miura, the Bates College Orchestra performs Beethoven’s landmark Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”) and Richard Strauss’ Serenade for 13 Wind Instruments at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

November 12, 2010 11:59 am

A Bates weekend in the arts: dance, Global Lens, classical music

Three dance performances featuring work by local and New York choreographers, a film from Serbia in the Global Lens films series, concerts by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the combined Bates and Bowdoin college orchestra featuring pianist Frank Glazer: Why stay home?