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Wednesday

October 18, 2006 12:00 am

Glazer marks 70th anniversary of New York debut with Bates concert

Frank Glazer, Maine’s best-known pianist, marks the 70th anniversary of his New York City debut with a performance of that 1936 program at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, in Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The concert is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-6135.

Wednesday

April 26, 2006 3:54 pm

Two concerts, 88 keys equal a great weekend in Olin Concert Hall

One of them classical, the other jazz, two concerts feature standout Maine pianists this weekend at Bates College.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006 12:00 am

Three days, three big concerts

Maine’s best-known pianist, a classical guitarist offering an evening of South American music, and performers from the Portland Chamber Music Festival make this a can’t-miss weekend for music lovers at Bates College. All three concerts take place in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

August 31, 2004 9:17 am

Pianist Frank Glazer, renowned Verdehr Trio featured in September concerts at Bates College

Musicians performing at Bates College in September include Frank Glazer, a prominent Maine pianist and Bates artist in residence; Atsuko Hirai, a soprano and member of the Bates faculty; and the Verdehr Trio, internationally acclaimed for its development of the violin-clarinet-piano trio repertoire.

Friday

May 7, 2004 10:42 am

Weekend concerts feature classical and computerized music

New music by a Bates faculty member and an afternoon of music for violin and piano highlight the performance offerings at Bates College on the second weekend of May.

Friday

April 30, 2004 2:29 pm

Weekend concerts at Bates College feature classical, computer-generated music

New music by a Bates faculty member and an afternoon of music for violin and piano highlight the performance offerings at Bates College on the second weekend of May.

Tuesday

November 4, 2003 3:51 pm

Pianist Frank Glazer offers recital at Bates

One of Maine’s best-known pianists, Bates College artist-in-residence Frank Glazer performs in solo recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, in the college’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The concert is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-6135.

Wednesday

September 10, 2003 11:15 am

Glazer, Parakilas perform Russian music for two pianos

Frank Glazer and James Parakilas, members of the Bates College music faculty who rank among Maine’s best-known musicians, perform a program of music for two pianos by Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff and other Russian composers at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

February 28, 2003 2:56 pm

Pianist's program spans two centuries of music

Arguably Maine’s best-known pianist and a resident artist since 1980, Glazer performs works by Bach, Beethoven, Ravel and Chopin.

Monday

February 10, 2003 2:09 pm

Pianist Glazer devotes program to Carl Maria von Weber

Frank Glazer, Bates’ resident artist since 1980 and arguably Maine’s best-known pianist, performs the popular Invitation to the Dance and three other works by Carl Maria von Weber at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.