Upcoming Events

Making Music with Refugees at the Philharmonie de Paris
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011

In the past decade, political and economic issues have spurred significant migration within Europe. One of the ways to create ties with refugees and aid their integration is through music. Art and entertainment thus supply the conditions for contact and shared experience. Many projects carried...

Traces of Travelling Musicians
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Musicologist and producer at Radio France, Corinne Schneider presents afew examples of 19th-21st-century Western composers who were motivated by a desire of travel. These voyages left profound traces on their lives and on their art, in the form of oeuvres-témoins (works that bear witness). Out...

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 4:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. Violin and Cello Choirs are conducted by Carlos Bardales, Erica Leavell, Nonoko Okada, Julia Reeves, and Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967...

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 6:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This concert will feature the DUSS Youth Symphony performing the Manuel da Falla "Three Cornered Hat Suite #2" and Bizet's "Carmen Suite #1." The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Intermediate String Orchestra is conducted by Matt Stutzman. The Concert String Orchestra is...

Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

In this free noontime event, the Ciompi Quartet will perform works by Füsun Koksal, Kurtág and Fauré. The Ciompi Quartet was founded at Duke University in 1965 by the renowned Italian violinist Giorgio Ciompi. All its members are professors at Duke and play a leading role in its cultural life,...

Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] presents Kate Dreyfuss, violin
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Kate Dreyfuss (violin) will perform Flannery Cunningham's "Depth Sounding" (2015), and Shih-Hui Chen's "Returning Souls," alongside new pieces by Duke composers Jason Mulligan, Susie Ling, Dayton Kinney, and James Budinich.

Chamber Music Masterclass with Joel Krosnick
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

As cellist in the Juilliard String Quartet from 1974 to 2016, Joel Krosnick has performed the great quartet literature throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, and recorded it for the Sony Classical, Wergo, and CRI labels. He has also performed as a soloist and recitalist around...

Cello Masterclass with Joel Krosnick
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
Biddle Music Building 19, Bone Hall

As cellist in the Juilliard String Quartet from 1974 to 2016, Joel Krosnick has performed the great quartet literature throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, and recorded it for the Sony Classical, Wergo, and CRI labels. He has also performed as a soloist and recitalist around...

Moderated Talk with cellist Joel Krosnick (Juilliard Quartet)
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

As cellist in the Juilliard String Quartet from 1974 to 2016, Joel Krosnick has performed the great quartet literature throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, and recorded it for the Sony Classical, Wergo, and CRI labels. He has also performed as a soloist and recitalist around...

Rare Music Series: "Frescobaldi in Florence," with Julianne Baird, soprano & Benjamin Katz, harpsichord
Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Concert features music from a newly discovered manuscript of 17th century keyboard music with new works attributed to Frescobaldi and Anglesi. Benjamin Katz has performed as a harpsichordist since 2001, presenting music from the 16th century to the present day. He has performed in venues...

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