Events Archive

Handel: Messiah
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 7:30pm
Duke Chapel

For over eighty-five years, Messiah has been the cornerstone of the Chapel's concert life and one of the centerpieces of Duke's holiday season. Performed annually during Advent, Handel's masterpiece relates the prophecy of Christ's birth, his life, death, resurrection, and glorification in...

Chamber Music Concert
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Advanced musicians in Duke's chamber music program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries. The program includes complete works or movements from the following: Beethoven: Piano Trio in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1 "Ghost" & String Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 3; Haydn: String Quartet in D Minor,...

Ciompi Quartet: "Remembered, Imagined, Re-imagined" with Eliza Bagg, soprano
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, von der Heyden Studio Theater

Program includes Steve Reich: Different Trains for String Quartet and Tape; Claudio Monteverdi: Two songs arr. for Soprano & String Quartet; and the world premiere of Daniel Wohl's New Work for String Quartet, Soprano, and Electronics. Now recognized as a modern classic, Steve Reich's "...

Ciompi Quartet: "Remembered, Imagined, Re-imagined" with Eliza Bagg, soprano
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 8:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, von der Heyden Studio Theater

Program includes Steve Reich: Different Trains for String Quartet and Tape; Claudio Monteverdi: Two songs arr. for Soprano & String Quartet; and the world premiere of Daniel Wohl's New Work for String Quartet, Soprano, and Electronics. Now recognized as a modern classic, Steve Reich's "...

Duke Opera Workshop
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents a revue of popular songs with costumes and staging.

Lindsay Kesselman, soprano & the Red Clay Saxophone Quartet
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Opera favorites by Puccini, Rossini, Mozart, Bernstein and more, arranged for solo vocalist and saxophone quartet. Hailed by Fanfare Magazine as an "artist of growing reputation for her artistry and intelligence...with a voice of goddess-like splendor," Lindsay Kesselman is a soprano who...

Duke Opera Workshop
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents a revue of popular songs with costumes and staging.

Duke University Wind Symphony: Dream Machine
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke University Wind Symphony welcomes the Sanderson High School Wind Ensemble, directed by Creighton Flowers. Works include Katherine Bergman: "Dream Machine," Gustav Holst: First Suite in E-flat, Eric Whitacre: "Goodnight Moon" featuring soprano Meredith Achey, and more. The Duke...

Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics with soprano Eliza Bagg
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

In this short (1 hr.) program, the Ciompi Quartet and guest Eliza Bagg will perform three madrigals by Claudio Monteverdi arranged for soprano and string quartet, as well as selections from Haydn's Quartet in G Major, op. 76, no. 1 and Saint-Saens' String Quartet No. 2 in G , Op. 153 (1918). The...

Composers Encounter with JACK Quartet
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Baldwin Auditorium

Duke graduate composers Maximiliano Amici, James Chu, Brooks Frederickson, Eren Gumrukcuoglu, Yuxin Ouyang, Amin Sharifi, and others engage with JACK Quartet during the first of three visits to Duke in 2018-19. Limited public attendance open by arrangement. Call 919-660-3333. Presented in...

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