Events Archive

CANCELLED (to be rescheduled TBA): Flute4: Carla Copeland-Burns, Erinn Frechette, Caroline Ulrich, & Amy Orsinger Whitehead
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This concert and the related workshops have been postponed due to the approach of Hurricane Florence. The event will be rescheduled at a future date TBD.

CANCELLED: Jennifer Curtis, violin & The Melodic Refuge Orchestra
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This event has been cancelled due to the hurricane.

Sandra Cotton, mezzo soprano & Catherine Hamner, piano
Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

"Romantic Highs: Songs of Love and Loss by Strauss, Wolf, and Marx," with remarks by Professor Bryan Gilliam. Sandra Cotton is a member of the music faculty at Duke University, where she teaches studio voice, the physiology of singing, and diction. She received the Master of Music and Doctorate...

Music Lecture: Nicholas Mathew (UC-Berkeley)
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

"Haydn, Sympathetic Commerce, Resonant Ethics." Nicholas Mathew's work has mainly focused on the relationships between music and politics in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries: the place of music in political institutions, the role of music in public life, and the ways in which music...

Duke Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert
Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 6:00pm
East Campus Main Quad

This Labor Day weekend tradition marks the opening of the Duke Symphony Orchestra's 2018-2019 season. Please join us on the East Campus main quad as the Symphony performs music from Broadway and popular movies as well as lighter works by American composers and patriotic fare. Bring a picnic,...

Ciompi Quartet Presents: Ketto, Drei, Quatre
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

Ciompi Quartet First Violinist Eric Pritchard and the Quartet's retiring cellist, Fred Raimi, will come together to present a program that increases in the number of musicians with each work from duo (Kodály), to trio (Beethoven), to quartet (Brahms) through three emotionally powerful...

Ciompi Quartet Presents: "Then I Knew 'Twas Wind": Music for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

Jonathan Bagg (viola) will bring a fervent expectancy into the performance hall where he will again engage the audience in the modern chamber music landscape featuring refreshing lyrical works. Guest artists Laura Gilbert (flute) and Stacey Shames (harp) will join this adventure. PROGRAM: Harald...

Ciompi Quartet Presents: Quotation and Variation
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 7:30pm
Doris Duke Center Kirby Horton Hall

Canadian-born cellist Caroline Stinson, the new cellist in the Ciompi Quartet, will present her first concert as member of the Quartet on a program of works that celebrate and highlight the beauty of her sonorous string instrument through music based on folk songs and the art of variation....

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Highlights include Tchaikovsky: "Romeo and Juliet" Overture and Bernstein: "West Side Story" Overture. 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...

Spring 2018 Concert: MUSIC
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The DMO Spring 2018 concert, MUSIC, offers something for everyone! Performing a program of Mozart, Dvorák, Schubert, and Rimsky-Korsakov, the DMO will share classical music with you in a concert setting that is enjoyable as well as educational. Don't miss this opportunity to join the DMO and our...