Events Archive

The Mackey Sessions: Workshop #1 On Music
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:00am
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The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey.In partnership with the Vice Provost for the Arts, the Franklin Humanities Center,...

Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] presents Hypercube
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

New York City-based Hypercube (saxophone/electric guitar/piano/percussion quartet) performs works by Duke graduate composers James Budinich, James Chu, Stephen Downing, Brooks Frederickson, Dayton Kinney, and Amin Sharifi. HYPERCUBE has been featured at Music on the Edge (Pittsburgh) and The...

The Mackey Sessions Reception and Readings
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
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The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey.5-6pm - Welcome reception6-8pm - Opening night reading featuring Fred Moten & Ed...

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...

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