Upcoming Events

Voice Masterclass with Klaus Dieter Jung and Andrea Edith Moore, soprano
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Biddle 19, Bone Hall

Esteemed Coach, Conductor and collaborative pianist, Klaus Dieter Jung has held positions as Kapellmeister at the theaters in Erfurt und Plauen, the Musikdirektor of the Landestheater Niederoesterreich St. Poelten and also led the choir of the Vienna State Opera. For many years Maestro Jung has...

Lauren Flood: "AI and the Ethnography of Musical Futures"
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

"AI and the Ethnography of Musical Futures: Prototype, Update, Real-Time, and DeepDream." Lauren Flood is a postdoctoral fellow at the Wolf Humanities Center, University of Pennsylvania. In this talk, she considers the intersections between the Maker Movement (the practice of building do-it-...

Duke Djembe & Afro-Cuban Ensembles with Master Djembe player Bolokada Conde
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Born in Morowaya, Guinea, Bolokada is a Master Drummer in the Mande tradition, specializing in the djembe drum. As a teenager, he became known as a young musical prodigy in the Sankaran region of Guinea, West Africa. In 1996, Bolokada became lead soloist of Les Percussions de Guinée, Guinea's...

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 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,...

Organ Recital Series - Michael Unger
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 5:15pm
Duke Chapel

Dr. Michael Unger, Assistant Professor of Organ and Harpsichord at the College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, will also present a recital on the Chapel's Flentrop organ. The Canadian-born artist, a top prize winner in prestigious national and international competitions, has...

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 6:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This concert features the DUSS Youth Symphony performing Beethoven's Symphony #5. 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...

Rare Music Concert: CPE Bach @ 230
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

In remembrance of the 230th anniversary of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's death in 1788, this concert features the composer's flute quartets and trio sonatas, as well as a Mozart flute quartet. Roseen Giles, flute; Eric Pritchard, violin; Suzanne Rousso, viola; Stephanie Vial, cello; and R. Larry...

Composers Encounter with JACK Quartet
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Baldwin Auditorium

Duke graduate composers Maximiliano Amici, James Chu, Brooks Frederickson, Eren Gumrukcuoglu, Yuxin Ouyang, Amin Sharifi, and others engage with JACK Quartet during the first of three visits to Duke in 2018-19. Limited public attendance open by arrangement. Call 919-660-3333. Presented in...

Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

The Ciompi Quartet performs a short (1 hr.) program with commentary.

Duke University Wind Symphony: Dream Machine
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke University Wind Symphony welcomes the Sanderson High School Wind Ensemble, directed by Creighton Flowers. Works include Katherine Bergman: "Dream Machine," Gustav Holst: First Suite in E-flat, Eric Whitacre: "Goodnight Moon" featuring soprano Meredith Achey, and more. The Duke...

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