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Rare Music: Classical Piano Trios on Original Instruments with Gabriel Richard, violin; Kivie Cahn-Lipman, cello; David Breitman, piano
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Classical piano trios on original instruments: Clementi: Trio, Op. 27; Mozart: Piano Trio in G major, K 496; Haydn: Trio in G major, No. 39 "Gypsy"; Beethoven: Trio, Op. 1, No. 3. French violinist Gabriel Richard is a tenure-track first violin at the Paris Orchestra, as well as founder and...

Piano Master Class with David Breitman
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The public is invited to observe this free master class. Pianist David Breitman directs the Historical Performance program at Oberlin. He is equally at home with the fortepiano and the modern piano, and enjoys both solo and ensemble playing. Recent seasons have included Beethoven's Fourth...

Hsiao-mei Ku, violin, and R. Larry Todd, piano
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Program includes the Violin Sonata F-A-E, a collaborative work by Schumann, Brahms, and Dietrich; as well as Hindemith's Sonata Op. 11, No. 1 and Amy Beach's "Romance," Op. 23. Hsiao-mei Ku is Professor of the Practice in the Department of Music at Duke and a member of the Ciompi Quartet. In...

Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] with Heimat String Quartet: Art [music]
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Directed by Sid Richardson, [dnme] brings together undergraduate and graduate students in performing music written in the 20th and 21st centuries, as well as new works by Duke student composers. In addition, [dnme] also collaborates regularly with faculty and guest artists from the Duke...

J.S. Bach Sonatas: Rebecca Troxler, baroque flute; Elaine Funaro, harpsichord; Brent Wissick, viola da gamba
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Sonatas for flute and basso continuo by J.S. Bach performed on period instruments: BWV 1030 in b minor, BWV 1032 in A major, BWV 1034 in e minor, BWV 1035 in E major. Rebecca Troxler has been on the faculty of the Duke Music Department since 1981. She received the B.Mus. and M.Mus. degrees from...

Susan Dunn, soprano, & David Heid, piano-- CANCELED (See description for rescheduled time)
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

This concert has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 5 pm in the Nelson Music Room.

Chamber Music Master Class with Cuarteto Casals
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The public is invited to observe this free master class. Since winning First Prizes at the London and Brahms-Hamburg competitions, Cuarteto Casals has been a repeated guest at the world's most prestigious concert halls including Wigmore Hall, Carnegie Hall, Musikverein Vienna, Philharmonie...

Duke University String School concert: and Intermediate String Ensemble, String Concert Orchestra and DUSS Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
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
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 3:00pm
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 Wind Symphony: Performance of Scott Lindroth's new "Eternity's Sunrise"
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program includes "Eternity's Sunrise," Scott Lindroth's newest work for Wind Ensemble, as well as Michael Markowski's "Joyride," Roshanne Etezady's "Against the Rain," John Mackey's "Hymn to a Blue Hour," Steven Bryant's "Dusk," and David Maslanka's "Give us this Day." Composer Scott Lindroth is...

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