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Friday

May 1, 2015 1:46 pm

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Frank Glazer, the Bates College artist-in-residence, will be remembered at a gathering at the college on May 9.

Friday

January 16, 2015 9:55 am

Bates in the News: Jan. 16, 2015

Bates in the News: Jan. 16, 2015

A regular sample of news stories about Bates and Bates people.

Tuesday

January 13, 2015 12:40 pm

Frank Glazer, pianist of international renown and longtime Bates artist in residence, dies at age 99

Frank Glazer, pianist of international renown and longtime Bates artist in residence, dies at age 99

A pianist internationally known for his artistry and dedication, beloved for his generosity and celebrated for his artistic longevity, Frank Glazer died Jan. 13.

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.

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:59 pm

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

In three separate performances Feb. 7-9, Bates presents Maine’s best-known pianist, music by Austrian composer Hanns Eisler and a concert by Leyla McCalla.

Monday

April 22, 2013 12:36 pm

Parker Quartet violinist Daniel Chong joins Bates pianist Frank Glazer in concert

Parker Quartet violinist Daniel Chong joins Bates pianist Frank Glazer in concert

Bates presents Parker Quartet violinist Daniel Chong and Bates pianist Frank Glazer in concert Apr. 26.

Friday

September 7, 2012 12:57 pm

Glazer celebrates three decades at Bates with season of most-cherished music

Pianist Frank Glazer devotes the 2012-13 season to beloved works from 32 years of Bates concerts.

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

June 8, 2012 3:35 pm

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Famed pianist Frank Glazer trades piano for pen with “Philosophy of Artistic Performance.”