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Encounters 2014-15 season: Da Capo Chamber Players and the return of yMUSIC

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The Encounters 2014-2015 season features two residencies with outstanding new music groups.  On November 9, the Naumburg Award-winning Da Capo Chamber Players will perform in Baldwin Auditorium, presenting Steve Reich's "Double Sextet" and Duke composer Stephen Jaffe's... Read More »

Composer Alexander Goehr at Duke

Monday, August 11, 2014
Alexander Goehr, the eminent British composer, visited Duke’s Music Department on April 7, 2014. Following a lively lunch with Composition and Musicology students, Goehr spoke publicly about his music in a discussion moderated by Professor Philip Rupprecht. As well as sharing personal... Read More »

Fall 2014 Events Calendar

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Duke named one of top 10 music colleges in the U.S.

Monday, June 23, 2014
USA Today's College Factual names Duke one of the top 10 music colleges in the United States. Joining the ranks of lauded music programs at Yale, Columbia, and Stanford, Duke's music program is praised for providing "a comprehensive education in performance, theory, history and ethnomusicology... Read More »

Ciompi Quartet in France: May 2014

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
The Ciompi Quartet visited France in May, where they appeared at the Festival Fougères musicales and performed concerts at L'église Saint-Sulpice (Fougeres, below) and the Franco-American Institute (Rennes).       Ciompi cellist Fred Raimi writes:... Read More »

Duke Engage in Zhuhai, China: Summer 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Duke Engage in Zhuhai, China: Summer 2014 Each summer, Professor of the Practice of Music (violin) and Ciompi Quartet member Hsiao-mei Ku leads a Duke Engage trip to Zhuhai, China.  The focus of the trip is to partner with a middle school to provide arts education.... Read More »

Student Laurels and Honors, 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
National AwardsTruman ScholarsDuke University juniors Dominique Beaudry and Jamie Bergstrom are among 59 students selected as 2014 Truman Scholars.Students are selected based on their records of leadership, public service and academic achievement, and their likelihood of becoming public service... Read More »

Check us out on Facebook!

Monday, April 7, 2014
Did you join DUMIC for a class or a concert this semester? Check out our Facebook page for photos from the events and see if you can find yourself!

Alumni News: March 2014

Friday, March 21, 2014
Joy Calico's (Ph.D. 1999) new book, Arnold Schoenberg's 'A Survivor from Warsaw' in Postwar Europe, was released this month from the University of California Press.  Calico is Assoc. Prof. of Musicology at the Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University. ****** Paul Leary (Ph.D... Read More »

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