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Chamber Music Masterclass with Mari Sato
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 10:30am
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Mari Sato, violinist, is on the faculty at the Cleveland Institute of Music and is a member of the Cavani String Quartet. She is the winner of numerous awards and prizes, including the Naumburg Chamber Music Award. Sato has toured throughout the United States and abroad with her quartet,...

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Rufus Reid, bass
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Bassist Rufus Reid has toured and recorded with Eddie Harris, Nancy Wilson, Harold Land & Bobby Hutcherson, Lee Konitz, The Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra, Dexter Gordon, J.J. Johnson, Art Farmer, Stan Getz, Kenny Burrell, Kenny Barron and countless others. He continues to enjoy...

Lecture Series in Musicology: Francesca Brittan: "The Electrician, the Magician, and the Nervous Conductor"
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

Berlioz's essay "Le chef d'orchestre, théorie de son art" (1855) was among the first and most widely disseminated attempts to describe the art of modern conducting. Drawing together technical with literary and scientific language, it aimed to capture the relationship between leaders and players...

Duke Wind Symphony: "The Grand Finale"
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke University Wind Symphony presents its final concert of the year and a celebration of the achievements of the group's graduating students. The program includes: Robert Russell Bennett's "Suite of Old American Dances," Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov's "Variations on a Theme of Glinka," Frank...

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Student Concerto Competition winner Bryan Tong
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program includes Sibelius: Romance in C for Strings; Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, "The Titan;" and 2018-2019 Student Concerto Competition winner Bryan Tong performing Mvt. 1 of Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor. Harry Davidson is music director of the Duke Symphony Orchestra. Bryan...

Rare Music presents "Vocal and Instrumental Laments: Claudio Monteverdi and Matthias Weckmann"
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Music from the Italian and German seventeenth century: the musical laments of Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) and Matthias Weckmann (ca.1616-1674). Featuring the North Carolina Consort of Viols (led by Brent Wissick); Rosa Lamoreaux, soprano; Marc Callahan, baritone; and directed by Philip Cave....

Vocal and Instrumental Laments: Claudio Monteverdi and Matthias Weckmann
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Music from the Italian and German seventeenth centruy: the musical laments of Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) and Matthias Weckmann (ca. 1616-1674). Featuring the North Carolina Consort of Viols, led by Brent Wissick; Andrea Moore, soprano; Marc Callahan, baritone; and directed by Philip Cave....

Lecture Series In Musicology: Seth Brodsky (University of Chicago): "Interregnum Music"
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

Associate Professor of Music and the Humanities, Seth Brodsky is the author of "From 1989, or European Music & the Modernist Unconscious" (University of California Press, Jan. 2017). His scholarly and critical work pursues a number of related lines of inquiry focusing on music of the 20th...

Organ Recital: Robert Parkins performs Organ Music of the 17th Century
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 8:00pm
Duke Chapel

Works by Frescobaldi, Correa de Arauxo, Pachelbel, Buxtehude, Cabanilles, and Grigny, performed on the Brombaugh and Flentrop organs. This concert, which is free and open to the public, is presented as part of the Society of Seventeenth-Century Music Conference 2019. Dr. Robert Parkins is the...

Duke Chinese Music Ensemble
Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

The Duke Chinese Music Ensemble, directed by Jennifer Chang, presents a concert featuring a variety of Chinese musical styles and instruments, as well as pieces that mix Eastern and Western instruments.

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