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Duke Symphony Orchestra Benefit Concert (Beaufort, SC)
Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
Off-campus

The 13th annual performance by the Duke Symphony Orchestra benefitting the Keyserling Cancer Center and Healing Arts Program at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The concert takes place at the USCB Center for the Arts in Beaufort, SC. To date, the Duke Symphony Orchestra has raised over $250,000 for...

Duke Wind Symphony: Broadway in Baldwin
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Hear your favorite melodies from "Wicked," "Into the Woods," "Les Miserables," "Phantom of the Opera," and more! The Duke Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.

Chamber Music Master Class with Paul Watkins, Emerson String Quartet
Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The public is invited to attend this free class.Paul Watkins enjoys a distinguished career as cellist and conductor. He was appointed principal cellist of the BBC Symphony Orchestra in 1990 at the age of 20. He now performs regularly with all the major British orchestras and many overseas...

Music Lecture: Margot Fassler (Notre Dame)
Friday, April 1, 2016 - 4:30pm
Biddle 104

"Hildegard of Bingen's Sounding Model of the Cosmos in the Digital Age." Margot Fassler, Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Music History and Liturgy at Notre Dame, is renowned for her work at the intersection of musicology and theology and is a specialist in sacred music of several periods. At Notre...

Voice Master Class with Mary Gayle Greene
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
Biddle 19 (Bone Hall)

The public is invited to attend this free class. Mezzo soprano Mary Gayle Greene, known for her vocal range and rich contralto timbre is a former North Carolina Visiting Artist and a national Metropolitan Opera Auditions finalist. She has performed with Oper der Stadt Bonn in Germany, Edinburgh...

Conrad Tao, pianist: Open reading/recording of new works by graduate student composers
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 2:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Conrad Tao began his musical career as a wunderkind. As a pre-teenager he appeared as both a violin and piano soloist with dozens of top-tier orchestras, and later received eight consecutive ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards. Now twenty-one, he has transitioned gracefully into a mature...

Duke Chorale Spring Tour Concert
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke Chorale returns to campus following its Spring 2016 concert tour to Florida. The group will offer a diverse selection from Renaissance pieces to contemporary works, including American folk songs and spirituals. The Duke University Chorale, conducted by Rodney Wynkoop and accompanied by...

Duke University String School concert: Intermediate String Orchestra, Concert String Orchestra and DUSS Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 6:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

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 University String School concert: Beginner Violin/Cello and Violin/Cello Choirs
Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
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,...

Deviant Septet
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

In 2010, seven of New York City's most sought-after and versatile instrumentalists connected over a shared love for Stravinsky's magnificent L'Histoire du Soldat, and Deviant Septet was born. Scored for a high and low voice from each instrumental family - violin and bass, clarinet and bassoon,...

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