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Monday

February 22, 2010
11:49 am

French musicians to perform Schubert's 'Arpeggione' sonata at Bates College

Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras and pianist Alexandre Tharaud perform a program including Franz Schubert’s Sonata in A minor for Arpeggione and Piano at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

January 4, 2000
2:58 pm

Acclaimed 17-year-old cellist Alisa Weilerstein to perform

Acclaimed 17-year-old cellist Alisa Weilerstein will perform a concert of works by Schubert, Barber and Tchaikovsky at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Thursday

March 14, 1996
10:12 am

Distinguished conductor and cellist to receive honorary degree

Rostropovich’s fame as a cellist started at the age of 13 in 1940, when he played with an orchestra conducted by his father. He first performed in the United States in 1956 as part of a Soviet-American cultural exchange program.