Events Archive

[Online] Jazz Vespers
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 7:30pm

This Jazz Vespers online service combines the form of the traditional evening vespers service with the musical improvisation of jazz. Professor John V. Brown, Duke's vice provost for the arts, and his Little Big Band provide musical leadership, while Chapel ministers offer prayers and...

Piano Area Recital, Part 1
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online at Piano students perform an end-of-year group recital in the first of a two-night presentation. Piano performances will continue tomorrow night at 7 pm. See separate calendar listing for link to the April 16 piano...

Chamber Music Masterclass with Quatuor Arod
Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 12:00pm

Online, limited to students. Contact for information/link. Founded in 2013, the French string quartet Quatuor Arod benefited from the teaching of Mathieu Herzog and Jean Sulem, as well as the Quatuor Artemis at the Queen...

Best of Biddle presents Music of Nature and Nation: Jennifer Curtis, violin and Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano
Friday, April 9, 2021 - 7:30pm

Online at Ieva Jokubaviciute and Jennifer Curtis perform music by George Enescu (1881-1955) and Jean Sibelius (1865-1957). Sonata No. 3 in A Minor "dans le caractère populaire roumain" for violin and piano,...

Ethnomusicology Working Group panel discussion: "Pleasure Seekers: Sound, Feeling, Action"
Friday, April 9, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online panel discussion: (Please arrive a few minutes early; this event will start punctually at 4 pm.) Panelists: Nomi Dave (University of Virginia), Roger Mathew Grant (Wesleyan University), Jocelyne Guilbault...

Piano Masterclass with Ignat Solzhenitsyn
Monday, April 5, 2021 - 6:30pm

Online: Piano students will participate in a masterclass with Ignat Solzhenitsyn. The public is welcome to observe online. Ignat Solzhenitsyn is an acclaimed pianist and conductor who serves as Principal Guest...

Best of Biddle virtual series presents Portfolio Project: The Ciompi Quartet commissions Duke Graduate Composers 2020
Friday, April 2, 2021 - 7:30pm

Online at Last summer, the Ciompi Quartet commissioned four graduate students in Duke Music's Composition program to create new, short pieces conceived to be rehearsed and performed remotely as a response to...

Chamber Music Workshop by Ari Streisfeld on Just Intonation and the Overtone Series
Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 7:30pm

Online at Ari Streisfeld is Assistant Professor of Violin and Violin Pedagogy at the University of South Carolina School of Music. He has...

Cello Masterclass on Bach Suites with Stephanie Vial
Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 5:00pm

Online at Students Holly Kim, Natalia Hauser, Prateek Khandelwal, and Jacob Egol will perform excerpts from cello suites by JS Bach. The public is invited to view the class at the link above. Stephanie Vial is a...

Deathscapes; Ethnography of/beyond Senses
Monday, March 29, 2021 - 1:30pm

Online: Registration info at Panelists: Tamara Kneese (Assistant Professor of Media Studies, Program Director of Gender...