Events Archive

CANCELED: Duke Collegium Musicum
Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

** Canceled ** Instrumental and vocal music from the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Baroque. The Duke Collegium Museum is directed by Maxwell Ramage.

CANCELED: Duke Opera Theater presents "Afterlives of the Star-Crossed Lovers: The Many Forms of Romeo & Juliet"
Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** Scenes from "Romeo & Juliet" (Gounod) and "West Side Story" (Bernstein), as well as monologues from Shakespeare's play, with piano accompaniment by Daniel Seyfried. David Heid directs Duke Opera Theater.

CANCELED: Duke Jazz Ensemble with Geoffrey Keezer, pianist
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** "Mr. Keezer is the kind of straight-ahead piano player you wish for: multifaceted, responsive, constantly sifting through colors and shapes, bursting with a personal and sincere enthusiasm."-- The New York Times. With his highly regarded discography, unique compositions, and...

CANCELED: [dnme] Duke New Music Ensemble
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** [dnme], directed by James Budinich, presents new works by Duke graduate student composers.

CANCELED: Duke University Wind Symphony: SURPRISE!
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** The Duke Wind Symphony's final concert of the year is a celebration of the achievements of our graduating students, who will help choose the repertoire. Come and be surprised! The Duke University Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.

CANCELED: Duke Symphony Orchestra: Senior Night
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 7:30pm
Baldwin Auditorium

** Canceled ** Program: JS Bach: "Komm süsser Tod"; Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47, and featuring 2019-2020 Student Concerto Competition winner Andy Zhang performing Mvt. 1 of Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2. Andy Zhang is a sophomore Computer Science and Mathematics double...

CANCELED: Music Lecture: Scott Burnham: "God and the Voice of Beethoven"
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:00pm
Biddle Music Building, 104

Inverting the title and agenda of Wilfrid Mellers' 1983 book "Beethoven and the Voice of God," I will discuss various ways in which Beethoven extends and even distorts his compositional voice in order to address the Deity or to represent the Deity in the context of the Missa Solemnis and the...

[Canceled] Organ Recital Series: Robert Parkins
Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 5:15pm
Duke Chapel

University Organist and a Professor of the Practice of Music at Duke, Dr. Robert Parkins has recorded for Calcante, Gothic, Loft, Musical Heritage Society, and Naxos labels. This season's recital, "J. S. Bach and His Legacy," will feature works of Bach and German Romantic composers who were...

Cancelled: Playing Through is the Easy Part!
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Ruby Lounge

In order to minimize health and safety risks from COVID-19 to our patrons, the larger community, and Duke students, faculty, and staff, Duke University has adopted new policies on spring semester classes, residential life, travel, events, and campus visitors. In keeping with the university's...

Jazz Vespers
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 7:30pm
Duke Chapel

A collaboration between Duke Chapel and the Duke Jazz Program, the Jazz Vespers worship services combine the ancient form of evening Vespers with the musical improvisations of jazz. Chapel Dean Luke A. Powery will offer prayers and readings, and The John Brown Big Band will provide musical...