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Organ Recital Series: Eric Plutz
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 5:15pm
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University Organist at Princeton, Eric Plutz has appeared at distinguished venues throughout the United States and in Europe. A review of one of his solo recordings exclaimed, "Plutz is a master craftsman . . . his performances are sensitive, emotional, stunningly accurate, and spectacularly...

"Carmen Inside Out:" Kirstin Chávez, mezzo soprano & Qiao Zheng Goh, piano
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

"Carmen Inside Out" is a unique 50-minute one-woman performance, telling the story of Bizet's Carmen from Carmen's perspec tive through singing, Flamenco dancing, and monologue. Q&A with artists following the performance. Since beginning her professional operatic career in 1999, Kirstin...

Piano Masterclass with Anne-Marie MacDermott
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The public is invited to attend this free class. In a career that has spanned over 25 years, American pianist Anne-Marie McDermott has played concertos, recitals and chamber music in hundreds of cities throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. The breadth of her repertoire matches that of...

Organ Recital Series: Eric Plutz
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 8:00pm
Duke Chapel

University Organist at Princeton, Eric Plutz has appeared at distinguished venues throughout the United States and in Europe. A review of one of his solo recordings exclaimed, "Plutz is a master craftsman . . . his performances are sensitive, emotional, stunningly accurate, and spectacularly...

Music Lecture: Kelsey Klotz: "Dave Brubeck and the Performance of Whiteness"
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 4:00pm
Biddle Music Building, 104

Kelsey Klotz is a lecturer at UNC Charlotte. Previously, she served as a postdoctoral fellow at Emory University with the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry. Dr. Klotz is currently working on a book manuscript titled "Dave Brubeck and the Performance of Whiteness." The project examines white cool...

Fred Raimi, cello & Dell Williams, piano
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Program includes works by Bach, Brahms, and Dvorák. Fred Raimi, cellist, is a Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Music at Duke, where he served as a member of the Ciompi Quartet from 1974-2018. He has performed in most major cities in the US, and in Europe, China, South America and Australia...

Cello Masterclass with William Conable featuring Alexander Technique principles
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:00pm
Biddle Music Building 19, Bone Hall

The public is invited to attend this free class. William Conable enjoys worldwide renown as a teacher of the Alexander Technique, a method for improving freedom and ease of movement and physical coordination which is of special interest to musicians and other performing artists. He is Emeritus...

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Fred Wesley, trombone
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Legendary bandleader, trombonist and author Fred Wesley is one of the forefathers of funk still setting the standard with his jazz-funk band, The New JBs. Born in Columbus, Georgia, and raised in Mobile, Ala., Wesley began his career as a teenage trombonist with Ike and Tina Turner. He later was...

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Caroline Stinson, cellist
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

"Classical at the Core" -- program includes Schubert: Overture to Rosamunde (Die Zauberharfe), D. 797; Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major; and Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73. Caroline Stinson is cellist of the Ciompi String Quartet and Associate Professor of the Practice of Music...

Duke Chorale Christmas Concert
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 7:00pm
Duke Chapel

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents its annual Christmas Concert featuring seasonal selections by the Duke Chorale as well as traditional carols for the entire audience to sing and stories and special treats for the children. This family holiday event is a long-standing...

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