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Friday

September 27, 2002 8:40 am

Cello-piano program spotlights Rachmaninoff sonata, work by Portland composer

Two expressive but seldom-heard compositions – one by Portland composer Elliott Cherry and the other Rachmaninoff’s ultra-romantic Sonata in G Minor – headline a Bates College concert by cellist Kathleen Foster and pianist Martin Perry at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, Russell Street. Admission is free.

Monday

November 30, 1998 1:11 pm

College Chamber Singers to perform annual concert

The Bates College Chamber Singers, directed by Marion Anderson, professor of music at Bates, will perform traditional music of the Yuletide season in the annual Celebration of Lessons and Carols on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 5 p.m. in the College Chapel. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Wednesday

March 4, 1998 4:17 pm

Chamber music concert cancellation notice

The chamber music recital by Bates and Bowdoin students Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall has been canceled and will not be rescheduled.

Monday

October 13, 1997 9:36 am

Mid-Coast Chamber Orchestra to perform at Bates

The Mid-Coast Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Paul Ross, will open its eighth season with a concert at 7:30 p.m. November 1, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The program features pianist Virginia Eskin in concertos by Clara Schumann and Franz Liszt. Tickets at the door are $8 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Tickets are available in advance for $7/$3 at Carroll’s Music in Lewiston and Macbean’s Music in Brunswick. Call 207-725-5657 for more information.

Thursday

July 10, 1997 4:11 pm

Chamber music series to be held at Bates

Bates College will present a new series of indoor chamber music concerts this summer. The series consists of four evening…

Tuesday

April 22, 1997 4:11 pm

Mid-Coast Chamber Orchestra to perform Brahms' works at Bates

The Mid-Coast Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Paul Ross, will perform an all-Brahms program at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The program, featuring solo performances by cellist Eleesa Collinson and violinist Matthew Szemela, includes “The Academic Festival Overture,” “Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn” and “Concerto in A Minor for Violin and Cello.”