News Archives

Monday

September 14, 2009 11:30 am

Frank Glazer, dean of Maine pianists, begins season of Beethoven sonatas

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown whose professional career began during the 1930s, begins his 2009-10 survey of the complete cycle of 32 Beethoven piano sonatas with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

April 10, 2009 2:26 pm

Classicists, romanticists on agenda for Glazer concert

Pianist Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known musicians, performs at Bates on Friday, April 10. The 94-year-old Glazer is a…

Wednesday

March 4, 2009 11:10 am

Glazer piano concert marks 1949 Carnegie Hall debut

An artist in residence at Bates since 1980, Glazer is a musician of international renown, still vital and active after decades of touring, composing, recording and teaching. On March 4th he will reprise the program he played in his Carnegie Hall debut.

Monday

January 26, 2009 12:00 pm

Glazer piano concerts celebrate remarkable anniversaries

Ninety-three-year-old pianist Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known musicians, performs at Bates College in two concerts marking the anniversaries of important debuts in his long career.

Wednesday

December 3, 2008 9:01 am

Glazer concert spans 18th, 20th centuries

In a Friday evening concert, Frank Glazer — one of Maine’s foremost pianists and an artist at residence at Bates — performs music by composers spanning three centuries.

Thursday

October 30, 2008 12:00 pm

Parker String Quartet, members of Borromeo perform at Bates

Hailed by The Boston Globe for its “fiercely committed performances,” the Parker String Quartet performs in a Bates College concert, also featuring renowned pianist Frank Glazer.

Wednesday

October 22, 2008 9:51 pm

Jazz saxophonist come to Bates stage

Known for his ability to play alto and tenor sax simultaneously, Coffin has shared the stage with such diverse and renowned acts as the Dave Matthews Band, Phish, Van Morrison, the Dixie Chicks, Umphrey’s McGee, and Lynyrd Skynyrd.

Friday

October 10, 2008 11:05 am

Jazz sax, classical duo come to Bates stage

A concert featuring a saxophonist known for his work with banjoist Bela Fleck and a performance by pianist Frank Glazer and violinist Curtis Macomber highlight the Bates College calendar in the coming days.

Friday

November 9, 2007 9:43 am

Pianist Frank Glazer joins Bates College Orchestra for Bach concerto

Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known pianists, joins the Bates College Orchestra for the performance of a concerto by J.S. Bach at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

May 1, 2007 11:45 am

Calder Quartet, pianist Frank Glazer to perform

The Calder Quartet, a string ensemble praised for its bold programs and technical excellence, will be joined by leading Maine pianist Frank Glazer for a concert spanning 140 years of music at 8 p.m. Friday, May 4, in Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.