Events Archive

Chamber Music Master Class with JACK Quartet
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 7:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This master class, which is free and open to the public, is part of a two-year artist residency with JACK Quartet, whose members The Boston Globe hailed as "the superheroes of the new music world." The residency is a joint venture between Duke Performances and the Department of Music and...

Composers Encounter with JACK Quartet
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:00am
Baldwin Auditorium

Duke graduate composers Sarah Curzi, Ryan Harrison, James Budinich, Brooks Fredrickson and others engage with JACK Quartet during the first of three visits to Duke in 2017-18. Limited public attendance open by arrangement. Call 919-660-3333. Presented in association with Duke Performances &...

[dnme] Duke New Music Ensemble
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

New music composed by Maximiliano Amici, Cade Bourne, James Chu, and Brooks Frederickson. [dnme] is directed by James Chu.

Book Discussion and Signing: Beethoven's Cello: Five Revolutionary Sonatas and Their World
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
Biddle 19 (Bone Hall)

In conjunction with the North Carolina Cello Society, co-authors Larry Todd, Arts & Sciences Professor of Music at Duke, and Marc Moskovitz will discuss their just released study of Beethoven's cello music, published by Boydell & Brewer Press in the UK. "Beethoven's Cello: Five...

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Joey DeFrancesco, jazz organ
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco has recorded and/or toured with his own groups as well as numerous renowned artists, including Ray Charles, Diana Krall, Nancy Wilson, George Benson, James Moody, John Scofield, Bobby Hutcherson, Jimmy Cobb, John McLaughlin, Larry Coryell, David Sanborn and many...

Chamber Music Concert
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Advanced musicians in the chamber music program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries by Mendelssohn, Dvorák, Piazzolla, Brahms, JS Bach, and others.

Duke Chorale Christmas Concert
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Duke Chapel

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents its annual Christmas Concert featuring seasonal selections by the Duke Chorale as well as traditional carols for the entire audience to sing and stories and special treats for the children. This family holiday event is a long-standing...

Duke Opera Workshop
Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents "The Great American Songbook," a revue of popular songs by Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Jule Styne, Harold Arlen, George Gershwin, Johnny Mercer, Jerome Kern, and others. Songs include "White...

Duke Opera Workshop: The Great American Songbook
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents "The Great American Songbook," a revue of popular songs by Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Jule Styne, Harold Arlen, George Gershwin, Johnny Mercer, Jerome Kern, and others. Songs include "White...

Duke Wind Symphony: An Assortment of Suites
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

This concert features guest conductor Dr. William Staub, Associate Director of Bands & Director of the East Carolina University Marching Pirates; and the Enloe High School Wind Ensemble, Robert C. Hunter, conductor. Works include Holst: First Suite in E-flat, Steven Bryant: "Suite Dreams"...

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