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Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] with Heimat String Quartet: Art [music]
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Directed by Sid Richardson, [dnme] brings together undergraduate and graduate students in performing music written in the 20th and 21st centuries, as well as new works by Duke student composers. In addition, [dnme] also collaborates regularly with faculty and guest artists from the Duke...

J.S. Bach Sonatas: Rebecca Troxler, baroque flute; Elaine Funaro, harpsichord; Brent Wissick, viola da gamba
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Sonatas for flute and basso continuo by J.S. Bach performed on period instruments: BWV 1030 in b minor, BWV 1032 in A major, BWV 1034 in e minor, BWV 1035 in E major. Rebecca Troxler has been on the faculty of the Duke Music Department since 1981. She received the B.Mus. and M.Mus. degrees from...

Susan Dunn, soprano, & David Heid, piano-- CANCELED (See description for rescheduled time)
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

This concert has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 5 pm in the Nelson Music Room.

Chamber Music Master Class with Cuarteto Casals
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The public is invited to observe this free master class. Since winning First Prizes at the London and Brahms-Hamburg competitions, Cuarteto Casals has been a repeated guest at the world's most prestigious concert halls including Wigmore Hall, Carnegie Hall, Musikverein Vienna, Philharmonie...

Duke University String School concert: and Intermediate String Ensemble, String Concert Orchestra and DUSS Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

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,...

Duke University String School concert: Beginner Violin/Cello and Violin/Cello Choirs
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 3:00pm
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,...

Duke Wind Symphony: Performance of Scott Lindroth's new "Eternity's Sunrise"
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program includes "Eternity's Sunrise," Scott Lindroth's newest work for Wind Ensemble, as well as Michael Markowski's "Joyride," Roshanne Etezady's "Against the Rain," John Mackey's "Hymn to a Blue Hour," Steven Bryant's "Dusk," and David Maslanka's "Give us this Day." Composer Scott Lindroth is...

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Darrett Adkins, cellist
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program: Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D Major, K. 504, "Prague"; Sibelius: "Valse Triste," from Kuolema, Op. 44; Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33; Pezzo Capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 62; and Suite No. 4 in G Major, Op. 64, "Mozartiana." Darrett Adkins is Associate...

Ciompi Concert No. 1 feat. Nnenna Freelon, Jazz Vocalist
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

In the Ciompi Quartet's tradition of opening each season with a work by Haydn, father of the string quartet, the Ciompi begin their 50th Anniversary Season with the Quartet in G Major, op. 77, no. 1, Haydn's penultimate work for string quartet. Op. 77 is rich in textures and conversational in...

On Vinyl: A symposium featuring scholars from the Triangle
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 1:30pm
Biddle 101

Presented by the Ethnomusicology Working Group at Duke. Nick Stoia, "Early Blues and Country Musicians in the Recording Studio;" Darren Mueller, "The Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco and Making Jazz Records "Live" in the 1950s;" Tsitsi Jaji, "Sheen Reading: Films, Magazines and...

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