Events Archive

Rare Music Concert: Christina Kobb, fortepiano
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Program: Schubert: Sonata in A Minor, D 537; Clara Wieck: Excerpts from Op. 2; Moscheles: Sonate melancolique, Op. 49; Hummel: Excerpts from Op. 125 (études), performed on Duke's Wolf fortepiano (1987, after Streicher 1815). In summer 2015, the research and piano playing of Christina Kobb was...

Organ Recital Series: Jonathan Moyer
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Duke Chapel

JONATHAN MOYER maintains a dynamic career as an organist, and he has performed throughout the United States, Europe, and Japan, presenting repertoire from the Renaissance to the 21st century. His playing has been described as "ever-expressive, stylish, and riveting" (The Baltimore Sun). Moyer is...

Choral Society of Durham, Duke Chorale, and Durham Medical Orchestra present Brahms' Nänie and Kodaly's Te Deum
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Rodney Wynkoop directs the Choral Society of Durham and the Duke Chorale. Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant directs the Durham Medicine Orchestra.

Presentation/Voice Master Class: Spirituals with Marlissa Hudson (T '99)
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Duke alumna Marlissa Hudson (T '99) has been described as a "superb lyric coloratura" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch). At home both on the operatic and concert stage, Ms. Hudson made her professional debut while a student, performing "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess with the Baltimore Symphony Pops...

Rare Music: Gabriel Richard, violin; Kivie Cahn-Lipman, cello; Randall Love, piano
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

19th century French piano trios by Onslow, David and Lalo performed with a 1915 Pleyel piano. French violinist Gabriel Richard is a tenure-track first violin at the Paris Orchestra, as well as founder and member of the Thymos String Quartet. He tours regularly in Japan, Korea, China, and Europe...

Afro Cuban Percussion Workshop with Vince Cherico and Carlos Maldonado of Arturo O'Farrell's Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 11:30am
Baldwin Auditorium

Vince Cherico and Carlos Maldonado, GRAMMY-winning members of Arturo O'Farrill's Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, lead a dynamic workshop for Duke students and community members on playing Afro Cuban rhythms. Registration required. Sign up at dukeperformances.org. Participants encouraged to bring their...

Duke Wind Symphony: An Early 97th Birthday Celebration for PB
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Join the Duke Wind Symphony as we celebrate Prof. Emeritus, former conductor and active euphonium player of the Duke University Wind Symphony Paul Bryan's 97th birthday. We invite you for an evening of celebratory music and highlights from PB's era. You will hear classics such as Dear Old Duke,...

Piano Honors Concert
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Works by American composers performed by advanced students in the Department of Music. Jonathan Eisenberg, Tannya Cai, Patrick Cardel, Lily Chaw, Sharon Fang, Ilhan Gokhan, Eric Ho, Aaron Hong, Daniel McKee, Ying Ni, Andreas Santos, Max Westerkam, and Benjamin Xing. The repertoire- all works by...

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Mark Gross, saxophone
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

"This music is movin' and groovin' with historic elegance and euphoric relevance. I am proud to say these are the young 'Giants I Walk With'." --Jimmy Heath. Mark Gross's consistently professional musicianship has led to live and recorded efforts with many of his fellow pacesetters in jazz music...

Chamber Music Master Class with Aizuri Quartet
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

All master classes are free and open to the public. Praised by the Washington Post for "captivating" performances that draw from its notable "meld of intellect, technique and emotions," the Aizuri Quartet is a top prizewinner in the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition in...

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