Upcoming Events

CANCELED: Music Lecture: Scott Burnham: "God and the Voice of Beethoven"
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:00pm
Biddle Music Building, 104

Inverting the title and agenda of Wilfrid Mellers' 1983 book "Beethoven and the Voice of God," I will discuss various ways in which Beethoven extends and even distorts his compositional voice in order to address the Deity or to represent the Deity in the context of the Missa Solemnis and the...

CANCELED: Duke Symphony Orchestra: Senior Night
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** Program: JS Bach: "Komm süsser Tod"; Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47, and featuring 2019-2020 Student Concerto Competition winner Andy Zhang performing Mvt. 1 of Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2. Andy Zhang is a sophomore Computer Science and Mathematics double...

CANCELED: Duke University Wind Symphony: SURPRISE!
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** The Duke Wind Symphony's final concert of the year is a celebration of the achievements of our graduating students, who will help choose the repertoire. Come and be surprised! The Duke University Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.

CANCELED: [dnme] Duke New Music Ensemble
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** [dnme], directed by James Budinich, presents new works by Duke graduate student composers.

CANCELED: Duke Jazz Ensemble with Geoffrey Keezer, pianist
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** "Mr. Keezer is the kind of straight-ahead piano player you wish for: multifaceted, responsive, constantly sifting through colors and shapes, bursting with a personal and sincere enthusiasm."-- The New York Times. With his highly regarded discography, unique compositions, and...

CANCELED: Duke Opera Theater presents "Afterlives of the Star-Crossed Lovers: The Many Forms of Romeo & Juliet"
Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** Scenes from "Romeo & Juliet" (Gounod) and "West Side Story" (Bernstein), as well as monologues from Shakespeare's play, with piano accompaniment by Daniel Seyfried. David Heid directs Duke Opera Theater.

CANCELED: Duke Collegium Musicum
Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

** Canceled ** Instrumental and vocal music from the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Baroque. The Duke Collegium Museum is directed by Maxwell Ramage.

CANCELED: Percussion Masterclass with Anders Åstrand
Monday, April 20, 2020 - 5:00pm
Biddle Music Building 19, Bone Hall

As a mallet specialist, Anders Åstrand regularly performs and gives clinics throughout the U.S., Latin America, Australia, and Europe. With his percussion ensemble, Global Percussion Network, he has toured extensively in Sweden, Europe, the USA, and South Korea. Åstrand has been commissioned to...

CANCELED: Chamber Music Concert
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 7:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

*CANCELED* Advanced students in the Duke Music Department's Chamber Music Program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries. Student chamber music groups are coached by members of the Ciompi Quartet and other Duke Music faculty.

CANCELED: Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

*CANCELED* The Ciompi Quartet and students in the Duke Chamber Music Program present a free, noontime concert of chamber works with discussion and commentary. The Ciompi Quartet was founded at Duke University in 1965 by the renowned Italian violinist Giorgio Ciompi. All its members are...