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Homecoming 2012: Meddiebempsters' 75th Reunion Concert Oct. 20

  • 10/20/2012 | 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Location: Studzinski Recital Hall, Kanbar Auditorium
  • Event Type: Concert

Homecoming 2012: Meddiebempsters' 75th Reunion Concert Oct. 20More than 80 alumni and current Meddiebempsters will perform a 75th Reunion Concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, at Studzinski Recital Hall in honor of the group's founding 75 years ago.

The concert is free and open to the public. Doors to the auditorium will open at 7:30 p.m. Seating is first-come, first-served. Overflow seating will be available in Beam Classroom, Visual Arts Center.

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The Library exhibit "Do Re Mi," celebrating both the Meddies' 75th anniversary and the history of music at Bowdoin, now features music and video.

Two listening/viewing stations are available for those who want to sample the mellifluous sounds of the Meddies from the 1950s to the present.

The recordings have been copied from diverse media held by the College Archives and the Beckwith Music Library, including LPs, CDs, video cassettes, and 16 mm film, supplemented with a few YouTube downloads.

The exhibition, located on the 2nd floor of Hawthorne-Longfellow Library, is open to the public daily throughout the fall semester.