Events Archive

Autumn Evening Dreams: Andrea Edith Moore, soprano and Klaus Dieter Jung, piano
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Songs by W.A. Mozart, Johannes Brahms, Franz Schubert, Richard Strauss, Joseph Marx, and others.Esteemed Coach, Conductor and collaborative pianist, Klaus Dieter Jung has held positions as Kapellmeister at the theaters in Erfurt und Plauen, the Musikdirektor of the Landestheater...

Duke Wind Symphony: A Halloween Spooktacular
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
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*Note: This concert takes place in Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham, NC* Spooktacular performance by the Durham Community Concert Band and the Duke Wind Symphony. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy this fun and engaging outdoor performance for all ages. Works to be performed...

Screen/Society--Aural Futures--Afrofuturist music & techno-utopian narratives [free live performance event]
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 9:00pm
East Campus Coffeehouse

The Aural Futures series concludes with an evening of Afrofuturist music & techno-utopian narratives:Curated by Ingrid LaFleur from AFROTOPIA & Negar Mottahedeh at Duke, the Aural Futures series looks at how electronic music created a foundation in the development of Afrofuturism, how...

Screen/Society--Aural Futures--Special presentation of a work-in-progress: "God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines" +Q&A w/ curator Ingrid LaFleur & filmakers
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:00pm
American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Full Frame Theater

Special presentation of a work-in-progress: "God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines"(Kristian Hill, 60 min, USA)Starring Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson, Derrick May and Eddie Fowlkes, "God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines" tells the lost stories of the underground music scene in 1980's Detroit and how it...

Music Lecture: Emily Wilbourne (Queens College and the Graduate Center, CUNY)
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

"Little Black Giovanni's Dream: Dwarves, Slaves, Infidels, and Musical Performance at the Medici Court." Emily Wilbourne is Associate Professor of Musicology at Queens College and the Graduate Center, CUNY. She is the author of "Seventeenth-Century Opera and the Sound of the Commedia dell'Arte...

Little Black Giovanni's Dream: Dwarves, Slaves, Infidels, and Musical Performance at the Medici Court
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104

Emily Wilbourne (Queens College and the Graduate Center, CUNY) is a musicologist specializing in theatrical music and sound in seventeenth-century Italy. Her work engages with questions of gender, performance, and sexuality and with repertories of the commedia dell'arte and Italian opera. Read...

CANCELLED: Eric Pritchard, violin; Randall Love and David Heid, pianists
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

*This concert has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 3 at 4 PM in the Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building.* Program: Prokofiev: Violin Sonata No. 1 in F Minor and the premiere of composer Bill Robinson's Violin Concerto No. 2. As First Violinist of the Ciompi Quartet, Eric Pritchard performs...

Family Weekend Concert: Duke Chorale, Symphony Orchestra, and Wind Symphony
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
Duke Chapel

Three of Duke's largest student music ensembles-- the Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop; Duke Symphony Orchestra, directed by Harry Davidson; and Duke Wind Symphony, directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, celebrate Family Weekend with a showcase concert featuring an eclectic selection of...

Community as Creator presents the works of American composer Pauline Oliveros
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Off-campus

*Note: this takes place off campus at Global Breath Studios, 119 W Main St #300, Durham.Community as Creator, a project designed to empower the Durham community to activate its role as creators of art and art experiences, presents the works of American composer Pauline Oliveros. Oliveros, whose...

Family Weekend Concert: Duke Jazz, Djembe, and Afro-Cuban Ensembles with Carol Sloane, jazz vocalist
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

"If Carol Sloane isn't America's greatest living jazz singer, then no one deserves the title." Matt Schudel, The Washington Post. In 1958, Carol Sloane was offered a job singing with the famous Larry Elgart Orchestra. She toured with the band until 1961, when she was given the opportunity to...

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