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Ciompi Quartet Presents: Eric Pritchard and James Tocco in recital
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

Distinguished American pianist James Tocco returns to Duke to perform with Eric Pritchard, first violinist of the Ciompi Quartet. Program: Beethoven: Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 12 #3; Ravel: Sonata #2; Richard Strauss: Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 18. Subscriptions for all three Ciompi Presents...

Ciompi Quartet Presents: The Color of There Seen from Here
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

Jonathan Bagg (viola) with colleagues Laura Gilbert (flute), Gabriela Diaz (violin), Robert Burkhart (cello) and Molly Morkoski (piano) offer a brand new mixed-media piece by composer Eric Moe and visual artist Barbara Weissberger. Designed as a succession of video tableaux that are synchronized...

Ciompi Quartet Presents: Summer Solstice: Stretch, Tap, Pull, Resonate
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center at Sarah P. Duke Gardens

An enchantment of music and poetry that spans four centuries, for violin, viola, cello, frame drums and narrator. Caroline Stinson (cello) with Duo Jalal (Kathryn Lockwood, viola and Yousif Sheronick, frame drums); Andrew Waggoner, violin and narration. Subscriptions for all three Ciompi...

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 6:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This concert will feature the DUSS Youth Symphony performing Beethoven's 5th Symphony. The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Intermediate String Orchestra is conducted by Matt Stutzman. The Concert String Orchestra is conducted by Rob Rempher, and the DUSS Youth Symphony is...

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Saturday, April 27, 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 Chorale Celebration Concert
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 8:00pm
Biddle 1, Lobby

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents a celebration concert featuring highlights from the group's 2018-19 season. The Chorale will perform an eclectic array of selections ranging from Baroque to modern, including folksongs and spirituals. The Duke Chorale is a primarily...

Duke University String School: Chamber Music Concert
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts and chamber music groups are coordinated by Rob Rempher. 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...

Duke Opera Workshop: These are a Few of My Favorite Scenes
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke Opera Workshop's spring production includes opera & musical theater scenes sung in English with costumes and staging, with piano accompaniment by David Heid. Scenes are from Mozart: "The Magic Flute," "Cosi fan tutti," and "The Marriage of Figaro;" Menotti: "The Old Maid and the...

Duke Opera Workshop: These are a Few of My Favorite Scenes
Friday, April 19, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke Opera Workshop's spring production includes opera & musical theater scenes sung in English with costumes and staging, with piano accompaniment by David Heid. Scenes are from Mozart: "The Magic Flute," "Cosi fan tutti," and "The Marriage of Figaro;" Menotti: "The Old Maid and the...

Chamber Music Concert
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

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. This concert's program includes excerpts or movements from: Beethoven:...

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