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Haitian band Lakou Mizik at Duke Coffeehouse
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
East Campus Coffeehouse

Lakou Mizik is a multigenerational collective of Haitian musicians formed in the aftermath of the devastating 2010 earthquake. The group includes elder legends and rising young talents, united through an eclectic but rooted sound that is driven by their mission to honor the healing spirit of...

Haitian Band Lakou Mizik in Residency at Duke
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011

Lunchtime conversation with members of the Haitian band Lakou Mizik to discuss music, culture and politics. Band Members Steeve Valcourt, Sanba Zao, and Jonas Attis will present alongside creative director Zach Niles. Moderated by Dasha Chapman (Duke, African and African American Studies)....

Duke Opera Workshop: Opera by the Numbers
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Arias, duos, trios, quartets, and opera excerpts for other vocal combinations sung in English with costumes and staging. Featuring Meredyth Albright, Hooman Azad, Katherine Berko, Vasco Botelho, Sophie Caplin, Eric Cheng, Onastasia Ebright, Thandolwethu Mamba, Jemeesa Yarbrough, and Mycroft...

Duke Opera Workshop: Opera by the Numbers
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Arias, duos, trios, quartets, and opera excerpts for other vocal combinations sung in English with costumes and staging. Featuring Meredyth Albright, Hooman Azad, Katherine Berko, Vasco Botelho, Sophie Caplin, Eric Cheng, Onastasia Ebright, Thandolwethu Mamba, Jemeesa Yarbrough, and Mycroft...

Duke University String School: Chamber Music Concert
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967, and has been part of Duke ever since. DUSS serves area students in grades K-12, teaching the violin, viola, cello,...

Duke Chorale Celebration Concert
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:00pm
Biddle 1 (Biddle Lobby)

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents a celebration concert featuring highlights from the group's 2016-17 season. The Chorale will perform an eclectic array of selections ranging from the Baroque to modern, including folksongs and spirituals. The Duke Chorale is a primarily...

Chamber Music Concert
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Advanced undergraduate musicians in the Music Department's chamber music program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries.

Duke Collegium Musicum: Haec machina exstinguit tyrannos: Music for Resistance and Revolution
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Selections by William Byrd, Orlandi di Lasso, and other sonorous subversives. The Duke Collegium Musicum is directed by Roman Testroet.

Duke Wind Symphony: famous melodies, fun music, fantastic evening
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The program features famous melodies from TV shows such as "Dr. Who" and fun music featuring individualsections of the ensemble such as "76 Trombones" from "The Music Man." The Duke University Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.

Duke Symphony Orchestra: Shakespearean Transformations
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program: Purcell: "The Gordian Knot Untied," Suite for Strings; Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; and featuring new works for the DSO by 2016-2017 Student Composition contest winners Jonathan Aisenberg and Ilhan Gokhan, and 2016-2017 Student Concerto Competition winner Ian...

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