Events Archive

Project Orfeo
Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

*Presented in association with the Franklin Humanities Institute/Humanities Futures.* Novelist Richard Powers ("The Time of our Singing" and "The Echomaker") joins Duke faculty composer Scott Lindroth, the Horszowski Piano Trio, clarinetist Benjamin Fingland, flutist Laura Gilbert and Duke...

Songs in the Night: Elizabeth Linnartz, soprano and Deborah Hollis, piano
Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Night used to change human society in ways that are now vanishing. Explore the dark of night through songs associated with night: lullabies, love songs, laments, and nocturnes. This program journeys through nights of childhood and seasons of our lives in songs by Wilder, Barber, Dvorák,...

Words and Music: A Conversation about "Project Orfeo"
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011

Join us for a casual discussion with novelist Richard Powers, violist Jonathan Bagg, and composer Scott Lindroth about collaborations between musicians and writers, and these artists' experience with their current collaboration for "Project Orfeo", a mixed-media concert that combines readings by...

Bonnie Thron, cello, and David Heid, piano, with Deborah Hollis, piano
Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Works by Schubert, Britten and Cassado and featuring a world premiere of the cello concerto of Bill Robinson (chamber music version for two pianos). Bonnie Thron joined the North Carolina Symphony as principal cellist in 2000. She is also a member of the piano quartet Quercus and has frequently...

Ciompi Concert No. 1 feat. Julianne Baird, Soprano
Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Ciompi begin their season with their venerable tradition of playing a quartet by Haydn, the father of that form. His Quartet No. 39 surprisingly ends with a fugue, a throwback to the baroque era, inspiring the Ciompi for the rest of the program. The ensemble continue their transition to the...

Duke Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert
Sunday, September 4, 2016 - 6:00pm
East Campus Main Quad

This Labor Day weekend tradition marks the opening of the Duke Symphony Orchestra's 2016-2017 season. Please join us on the East Campus main quad as the Symphony performs music from Broadway and popular movies as well as lighter works by American composers and patriotic fare. Bring a picnic,...

Ciompi Quartet Presents MUSIC FOR VOICE, VIOLIN, CELLO AND PIANO
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

The Duke Department of Music, Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts and Sarah P. Duke Gardens are pleased to announce 2016 Ciompi Quartet Presents, a summer chamber music series in Duke Gardens. SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS ARE ON SALE THRU JUNE 14, 2016! SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1, 2016. The 2016...

Ciompi Quartet Presents TRANSFIGURED BACH? (SOLD OUT)
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

The Duke Department of Music, Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts and Sarah P. Duke Gardens are pleased to announce 2016 Ciompi Quartet Presents, a summer chamber music series in Duke Gardens. SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS ARE ON SALE THRU JUNE 14, 2016! SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1, 2016. The 2016...

Ciompi Quartet Presents LIGHT AND SHADOW II
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

The Duke Department of Music, Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts and Sarah P. Duke Gardens are pleased to announce 2016 Ciompi Quartet Presents, a summer chamber music series in Duke Gardens. SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS ARE ON SALE THRU JUNE 14, 2016! SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1, 2016. The 2016...

Ciompi Quartet Presents Summer Chamber Music Series Tickets On Sale!
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 (All day)
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

The Duke Department of Music, Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts and Sarah P. Duke Gardens are pleased to announce 2016 Ciompi Quartet Presents, a summer chamber music series in Duke Gardens. SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! SINGLE TICKETS GO ON SALE JUNE 1, 2016. The 2016 Ciompi...

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