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Family Weekend Concert: Duke Chorale, Symphony Orchestra, and Wind Symphony
Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 8:00pm
Duke Chapel

Three of Duke's largest student music ensembles-- the Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop; Duke Symphony Orchestra, directed by Harry Davidson; and Duke Wind Symphony, directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, celebrate Family Weekend with a showcase concert featuring an eclectic selection of...

Family Weekend Concert: Duke Jazz and Djembe Ensembles with Wayne Bergeron, trumpet
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Wayne Bergeron came to the attention of the jazz world when he landed the lead trumpet chair with Maynard Ferguson's band in 1986. Since then, he has recorded with scores of jazz and pop musicians including Ray Charles, Beyoncé, Barbara Streisand, Seth MacFarlane, Natalie Cole, Celine Dion, Seal...

Red Clay Saxophone Quartet
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program includes music by Carter Pann, Ottorino Respighi, Martin Bresnick, Anna Meadors, and Alfred Desenclos. The Red Clay Saxophone Quartet was formed in 2003 when the fates conspired to bring four internationally recognized saxophonists (Susan Fancher, Robert Faub, Steven Stusek and Mark...

Rare Music Concert: Gabriel Richard, violin
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Bach solo violin sonatas and partitas on a period instrument. 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. With the Thymos Quartet, he has...

Cello Master Class with Bonnie Thron
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Bonnie Thron joined the North Carolina Symphony as principal cellist in 2000. She currently is a member of the piano quartet Quercus and has frequently played with the Mallarme Chamber Players. In the summers she plays in the Sebago Long Lake Music Festival in Maine.Previously Bonnie was a...

Hsiao-mei Ku, violin & R. Larry Todd, piano
Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Works by Lily Boulanger, Fauré, Debussy, and Richard Strauss. Hsiao-mei Ku is Professor of the Practice in the Department of Music at Duke and a member of the Ciompi Quartet. In addition to her worldwide performing career, she has developed research and performing interests related to her own...

Organ Recital Series: Janette Fishell
Sunday, October 16, 2016 - 5:00pm
Duke Chapel

Janette Fishell, Chair of the Organ Department at Indiana University, has appeared in many of the world's greatest concert venues. Of her performance at a national AGO convention, one critic wrote: "Fabulous.... a flawless recital. One could only admire her sense of skill and bravura" (The...

CANCELED: Susan Dunn, soprano & David Heid, piano
Sunday, October 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The recital has been canceled.

Chamber Music Master Class with Belcea Quartet
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The public is invited to attend this free master class. Founded at the Royal College of Music in London in 1994, the Belcea quartet is based in Great Britain. However, the Romanian violinist Corina Belcea and the Polish violist Krzysztof Chorzelski, the two founder members, bring a very...

Music Lecture: Christopher Anderson (Southern Methodist University)
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

"Du weißt, ich spreche darüber so furchtbar ungern ...": Quotation and Allusion in the Music of Max Reger. This lecture is presented in association with Duke Chapel Music and The Max Reger Foundation of America. Christopher Anderson, who earned his Ph.D. in Performance Practices at Duke...

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