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Tuesday

January 28, 2014 10:56 am

Maine composers to present new music at Bates

Maine composers to present new music at Bates

Prominent composers living in Maine present new music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, in the Olin Concert Hall at…

Monday

December 3, 2012 2:32 pm

Faculty compositions featured on Momenta Quartet program

Faculty compositions featured on Momenta Quartet program

The renowned Momenta Quartet performs new music by two Bates composers on Dec. 4.

Friday

November 16, 2012 1:15 pm

Momenta Quartet to play faculty compositions, College Choir offers seasonal program

Momenta Quartet to play faculty compositions, College Choir offers seasonal program

The College Choir performs a holiday program on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, and the renowned Momenta Quartet performs music by Bates composers Dec. 4.

Wednesday

November 7, 2012 4:11 am

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Music written for the recent inauguration of President Clayton Spencer is featured in the next performance of the Bates College Orchestra, on Nov. 10,

Wednesday

February 22, 2012 3:47 pm

Cumming ’93 brings Capital Trio for program including Matthews work

Cumming ’93 brings Capital Trio for program including Matthews work

Pianist Duncan Cumming ’93 returns to Bates next month with the Capital Trio for a March 9 performance.

Thursday

December 1, 2011 7:39 pm

Faculty members Matthews, Dan featured in gamelan concert

Faculty members Matthews, Dan featured in gamelan concert

Bates College Gamelan Orchestra plays music from central and west Java, in Indonesia.

Wednesday

September 23, 2009 1:56 pm

Alumnus Cumming, composition by Bates professor featured in piano-violin concert

Pianist Duncan Cumming, a Bates College alumnus, returns to his alma mater with violinist Hilary Cumming, his wife, to perform works of Schubert, Brahms and Dvo?ák at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday

October 3, 2007 1:29 pm

Vienna Piano Trio opens impromptu, nine-day 'piano week' at Bates

Featuring Maine’s best-known pianist and visiting performers of international renown, the piano rules Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St., for nine days in October.

Thursday

March 1, 2007 4:05 pm

Matthews composition featured by Portland Chamber Music Festival

A work by William Matthews, Alice Swanson Esty Professor of Music at Bates, is featured as musicians from the Portland Chamber Music Festival return to Bates for a concert Sunday, March 4, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

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.