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Jonathan Bagg, viola, and Marija Stroke, piano
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Program: J.S. Bach: Sonata in D Major BWV 1028; Clara Schumann: Three Romances, Op. 22; Robert Fuchs: Fantasie Pieces, Op. 117; Dmitry Shostakovich: Sonata, Op. 147. Jonathan Bagg is Professor of the Practice of Music at Duke and a member of the Ciompi String Quartet. His career with the Ciompi...

Music Lecture: Thomas Forrest Kelly (Harvard University)
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
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"Words, Music, and Image in the Medieval Exultet Rolls." *Lecture takes place in the Music Library Seminar Room in the Mary Duke Biddle Music Building.*

Thomas Forrest Kelly received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and spent two years on a Fulbright in...

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Dee Dee Bridgewater, vocalist
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Few entertainers have ever commanded such depth of artistry in every medium as Dee Dee Bridgewater. Fewer still have been nominated for the London theater's West End equivalent, the Laurence Oliver Award (Best Actress in a Musical - Lady Day), won three Grammy® Awards and France's 1998 top honor...

Valentine's Jazz Concert: Duke, NCCU, UNC-CH Jazz Ensembles
Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Annual concert featuring the Duke University, North Carolina Central University, and UNC-Chapel Hill Jazz Ensembles.

Duke Wind Symphony: Viennese Ball
Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 7:00pm
Freeman Center for Jewish Life

Enjoy an elegant Valentine's Day evening with food, music, and Viennese dance! Live Waltz Orchestra, Polka Band, and Promenade! Authentic Viennese dance lessons are included. Dress is semi-formal to formal. Join the Duke Wind Symphony in its 41st annual fundraising event as we celebrate the...

From East to West: An Evening of Classical Music
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
Divinity School Alumni Commons Room

Israeli Pianist Ido Ariel and Korean Soprano Sun-joo Oh come together in this unique musical performance blending cultures and musical talent. This event is free and open to the public. Parking will be made available in the Bryan Center garage.

The Israeli pianist and conductor Ido...

Korean-Israeli Musical Duo
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
Divinity School Alumni Commons Room

Israeli Pianist Ido Ariel and Korean Soprano Sun-joo Oh come together in this unique musical performance blending cultures and musical talent. This event is free and open to the public. Parking will be made available in the Bryan Center garage.

The Israeli pianist and conductor Ido...

Ciompi Concert No. 3 Featuring Nicholas Kitchen, Viola & Yeesun Kim, Cello
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Local favorites Nicholas Kitchen, viola, and Yeesun Kim, cello, both of the Borromeo String Quartet, join the Ciompi for an evening of sextets. The concert begins with the premiere of Kitchen's transcription for string sextet of Bach's magisterial Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Major, BWV 552 ("St...

Music Lecture: Christian Thorau (Universität Potsdam)
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
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"What Ought to be Heard: Touristic Listening and the Proliferation of Musicological Knowledge." Prof. Thorau studied music, musicology, history and semiotics at the University of Berlin and the University of the Arts Berlin. In 2008-09, he was a Fellow at the National Humanities Center and a...

Music Lecture: Naomi Waltham-Smith (Univ. of Pennsylvania)
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 4:00pm
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*Lecture takes place in the Music Library Seminar Room in the Mary Duke Biddle Music Building.* "Beethoven's Blush"-- Naomi Waltham-Smith's research sits at the intersection of music theory and Continental philosophy. She is interested in how the critical resources of recent French and Italian...

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