March 13, 2014 10:15 am
“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”
March 7, 2014 2:23 pm
Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in a program including a Mozart concerto for two pianos on March 15.
June 15, 2012 2:08 pm
Lillian Nayder rediscovered the music of Fanny Dickens in the archives of Britain’s Royal Academy of Music.
February 3, 2012 8:21 am
Bates professor rediscovers music by Dickens’ older sister.
April 22, 2010 4:05 pm
Musicians from Bates, Bowdoin and Colby colleges join forces to present Dvorak’s Piano Trio in F Minor, Op. 65, and works by Haydn and Beethoven at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 25, in Bates’ Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.
The concert by pianist James Parakilas, violinist Mary Hunter and cellist Steve Witkin is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please contact 207-786-6135 or this firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 1, 2007 11:45 am
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.
November 15, 2006 1:42 pm
The Bates College Choir performs operatic choruses by some of the genre’s greatest composers in 8 p.m. concerts on Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec. 2, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The concerts are free and open to the public, but tickets are required. For reservations or more information, please call 207-786-6135.
September 10, 2003 11:15 am
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.
January 31, 2001 9:41 am
Bates College has awarded newly endowed professorships to faculty members Jane Costlow and James Parakilas, announced Donald W. Harward, president of Bates College.
Costlow, professor of Russian and East Asian languages and literature, is the inaugural Christian A. Johnson Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies. Parakilas, professor of music, is the inaugural James L. Moody Jr. Family Professor of Performing Arts.
January 18, 2000 3:45 pm
The Bates College Noonday Concert series continues its winter season with a selection of programs throughout the month of February. The free concerts, open to the public, will be held Tuesdays from l2:30 to l p.m. at the college’s Olin Arts Concert Hall, located on Russell Street in Lewiston.