CONCERTS AT BATES

All concerts will be held in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, unless otherwise noted.
Admission is FREE, except where noted, but tickets are required.
Reserve tickets at batesconcerts.eventbrite.com.
For additional information, please call 207-786-6135 or email olinarts@bates.edu.

All performances are subject to change.

Upcoming Concerts

Bates Retro Night Series III: Bates Jazz Band, 1988 directed by John Furman

A virtual concert presented by the Department of Music

This pre-recorded concert will become available at 12pm on the day of the event.

Our final archival release of the year will be from Parents Weekend 1988. This is a stellar group of young, dedicated students performing on the Olin stage in its second year of existence; arrangements by Maynard Fergeson, Count Basie, Benny Goodman and Woody Herman are played. So please enjoy this fantastic bit of archival footage, and thank goodness we don’t all wear shoulder pads anymore…


Mathieu Moutou Junior Recital

Olin Arts Center, Concert Hall
75 Russell Street
Lewiston, Maine 04240
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A live-streamed concert presented by the Bates Department of Music

Violinist and pianist, Mathieu Moutou, presents his Junior Recital.

Limited in-person tickets are available for students.

A recording of the live-stream will be made available after the performance.


Piano Recital, the students of Chiharu Naruse

A live-streamed concert presented by the Department of Music

The students of Chiharu Naruse share what they have been working on this semester; live-streamed from the Olin Concert Hall.

A recording of the live-stream will be made available after the performance.


Carlos Pavan, classical guitar

A virtual concert presented by the Olin Concert Series

This pre-recorded concert will become available at 12pm on the day of the event.

Argentinian born classical guitarist, Carlos Pavan performs a virtual concert for Bates College!


Bridget Convey and Chiharu Naruse, Piano Duo

Olin Arts Center, Concert Hall
75 Russell Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
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A live-streamed concert presented by the Department of Music

Bates Faculty members Bridget Convey and Chiharu Naruse perform a piano duo concert including the world premiere of two pieces by Bates’ own Hiroya Miura.

Limited in-person tickets are available for students.

A recording of the live-stream will be made available after the performance.

This event was originally scheduled for April 18th, but has been postponed to May 21 at 7:30pm.