Stories about "music"
President Obama is prominent in a display of posters for sale in Havana. (Hiroya Miura)
Bates music professor feels the beat of a changing Cuba

Friday, December 2, 2016 9:33 am

Composer and Bates College music professor Hiroya Miura visits Havana at a momentous time.

John Kramer '95. (Susan Wilson)
Kramer ’95 to perform ‘The People United Will Never Be Defeated!’

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 2:18 pm

Performing at Bates College on March 18, pianist John Kramer '95 returns to the place where he decided to become a musician.

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‘One of most extraordinary students,’ Eguchi ’03 offers two programs

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 3:05 pm

Yuko Eguchi '03 returns to Bates College to present demonstrations of Japanese music, dance, and the traditional tea ceremony.

The Bennewitz Quartet returns to Bates on March 5. (Kamil Ghais)
Bennewitz Quartet offers all-Czech program in March 5 concert

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 2:33 pm

The Bennewitz Quartet plays music by Czech composers at Bates College on March 5.

A March 21 rehearsal in the Olin Concert Hall for "Space is the Place." (Gina Fatone/Bates College)
Bates dancers, musicians, designers to offer Sun Ra tribute

Thursday, February 25, 2016 9:55 am

"We're pulling out all the stops," says visiting artist Frank Carlberg, for a March 21 Bates College event dedicated to jazz artist Sun Ra.

A jazz pianist and composer, Frank Carlberg is a visiting artist at Bates in 2015-16.
Where poems meet music, you’ll find visiting artist Frank Carlberg

Thursday, February 25, 2016 9:38 am

Frank Carlberg, a jazz pianist and visiting artist at Bates College this academic year, estimates that he has composed around 200 settings for poems.

Duncan Hardy, Amos Libby, and Eric LaPerna are the Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble.
Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble returns to Bates

Thursday, January 21, 2016 3:38 pm

The Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble performs at Bates College on Jan. 22.

The Decoda Ensemble.
Decoda cellists’ Jan. 16 program spans the centuries

Monday, January 11, 2016 4:02 pm

In a Jan. 16 Bates College concert, the Decoda Cello Quartet offers a program heavy on contemporary composers but also featuring Bach and Ravel.

A jazz pianist and composer, Frank Carlberg is a visiting artist at Bates in 2015-16
Artist-in-residence Carlberg to perform original settings for poetry

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 4:21 pm

Jazz pianist, composer, and Bates College artist in residence Frank Carlberg, supported by a quartet, performs settings for poetry on Dec. 3.

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From classical to Caribbean, student concerts abound in December

Friday, November 20, 2015 3:34 pm

From voice and piano recitals to the driving sounds of the Steel Pan Orchestra, music by Bates College students keeps the campus lively in early December.

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