Events Archive

Student Chamber Music Recital
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Undergraduates perform chamber music from the 18th-21st centuries for string quartet, piano trio, and other combinations.

Duke Collegium Musicum presents "Juggling Voices: The Craft of Polyphony"
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Directed by Roman Testroet, Duke's ensemble for early music presents an exploration of polyphony, presenting vocal music ranging from monophonic music through two-voice, three-voice, four-voice, five-voice, six-voice pieces, up to 16-24 voice polyphony.

Duke Opera Workshop
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn, presents staged chamber operas and operatic scenes with costumes, sets, and piano accompaniment. This performance will present scenes from Tales of Hoffmann, The Marriage of Figaro, La Boheme, and Eugene Onegin.

Duke Opera Workshop
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn, presents staged chamber operas and operatic scenes with costumes, sets, and piano accompaniment. This performance will present scenes from Tales of Hoffmann, The Marriage of Figaro, La Boheme, and Eugene Onegin.

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Ron Carter, bass
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

Ron Carter is among the most original, prolific, and influential bassists in jazz. With more than 2,000 albums to his credit, he has recorded with many of music's greats: Tommy Flanagan, Gil Evans, Lena Horne, Bill Evans, B.B. King, the Kronos Quartet, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, and Bobby...

Duke Chorale Celebration Concert
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Biddle 1 (Biddle Lobby)

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents a celebration concert featuring highlights from the group's 2014-15 season. The Chorale will perform an eclectic array of selections ranging from the Baroque to modern, including folksongs and spirituals. The Duke Chorale is a primarily...

Ciompi Concert No. 4 featuring Anthony Roth Costanzo, Countertenor
Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Ciompi's season finale opens with Schubert's popular "Quartettsatz" in C Minor, D. 703. The quartet is then joined by countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, a Durham native who performs regularly at the Metropolitan Opera, and whose singing has been called "miraculous" by the Globe and Mail....

Music Lecture: Candace Bailey (North Carolina Central University)
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

"The Transmission of Cultural Codes in the Antebellum South: Binder's Volumes as Musical Commonplace Books." Duke alumna Candace Bailey (Ph.D. 1992) is the author of numerous books about keyboard music and "Music and the Southern Belle: From Accomplished Lady to Confederate Composer," (SIU,...

Duke Wind Symphony: Movie Night in Baldwin
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Enjoy favorite movie soundtracks from Frozen, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, The Incredibles, The Dark Knight Rises, and more. The Duke Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Cicilia Yudha, pianist
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program: Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings, Op. 48; Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 14 in E-flat Major, K. 449 with Cicilia Yudha, pianist; Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43. Harry Davidson is the music director of the Duke Symphony Orchestra. Indonesian pianist Cicilia Yudha made her debut...

Pages