All Piano/Keyboard Events

Andrea Edith Moore, soprano; Jason Karn, tenor; David Heid, pianist
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Schumann Project: "Frauenliebe und Leben" and "Dichterliebe," two stories of love and loss. Soprano Andrea Edith Moore brings a "certain opalescence that is particularly served by her impressive phrasing and inherent musicality" to myriad leading roles including Pamina, Zerlina, The Countess...

Susan Fancher and Steven Stusek, saxophones; Inara Zandmane, piano
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Works by Antonio Vivaldi, Mark Engebretson, Wei Dai, Nicholas Rich, and Jun Nagao, with videos by Duke alumnus Jonathan Wall and Elon faculty member Samantha Di Rosa. Susan Fancher is known for her deep and poetic musical interpretations. A much sought after performer of new music, she has...

Piano Master Class with Simone Dinnerstein
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

American pianist Simone Dinnerstein's performance schedule has taken her around the world since her acclaimed New York recital debut at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall in 2005, to venues including the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Vienna Konzerthaus, Berlin Philharmonie, Sydney...

Carla Copeland-Burns, flute & Inara Zandmane, piano
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

NYC: Music for Flute and Piano: music by composers with a New York connection, including Dvorák, Piazzolla, Liebermann, and others. Flutist Carla Copeland-Burns enjoys an active teaching and performing career based in North Carolina. Noted as a flexible and versatile player, Carla currently...

Hsiao-mei Ku, violin and R. Larry Todd, piano: works of Mozart, Schubert, and Ravel
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Hsiao-mei Ku is a Professor in the Department of Music at Duke University and a member of the Ciompi Quartet. She made her debut at age seven and began her professional training three years later at the Central Conservatory in Beijing, first appearing on Chinese television at the age of eleven...

Hsiao-mei Ku, violin; David Meyer, cello; R. Larry Todd, piano: Frank Bridge's Piano Trio No. 2 (1929)
Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Pianist R. Larry Todd, violinist Hsiao-mei Ku, and cellist David Meyer perform Frank Bridge's Piano Trio No. 2 (1929) in the culminating concert of the symposium "British Music & Europe in the Age of Brexit," presented in association with the Franklin Humanities Institute: Humanities Futures...

Chamber Music Concert
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Advanced musicians in the chamber music program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries.

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Joey DeFrancesco, jazz organ
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco has recorded and/or toured with his own groups as well as numerous renowned artists, including Ray Charles, Diana Krall, Nancy Wilson, George Benson, James Moody, John Scofield, Bobby Hutcherson, Jimmy Cobb, John McLaughlin, Larry Coryell, David Sanborn and many...

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Cicilia Yudha, pianist
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

"Symphonic Paradigms: BRAHMS." Program includes Wagner: Overture to "The Flying Dutchman;" J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, BWV 1052; Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68. Harry Davidson is music director of the Duke Symphony Orchestra. A versatile solo pianist and avid...

Ciompi Concert No. 2 featuring Jane Hawkins, Piano
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Since 1974, Fred Raimi has worked as the cellist of the Ciompi Quartet, making him the longest-serving member of the venerable Duke institution. This concert marks Raimi's final performance as cellist of the Ciompi Quartet. The Ciompi begins its spring concert in the way it has traditionally...