Events Archive

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...

Voice Master Class with Risa Poniros
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
Biddle 19 (Bone Hall)

The public is invited to observe this free class, originally scheduled with Jan Cornelius. Soprano Risa Poniros is a native of Raleigh, NC. She has performed extensively in both opera and musical theatre, and has performed solo works with the North Carolina Symphony, Capital Opera of Raleigh,...

Palmis Trio: Allan Ware, clarinet; Pamela Smits, cello; Sabine Simon, piano
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Program: Beethoven: Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 11 "Gassenhauer"; Brahms: Trio in a minor, Op. 114; Chopin: Introduction and Polonaise brillante in C Major, Op. 3; Bernstein: from the Sonata "for David Oppenheim"; Nino Rota: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano. Allan Ware was born in Raleigh, NC,...

Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme]
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Directed by Vladimir Smirnov, [dnme] brings together undergraduate and graduate students in performing music written in the 20th and 21st centuries, as well as new works by Duke student composers. In addition, [dnme] also collaborates regularly with faculty and guest artists from the Duke...

Piano Master Class with Kent Lyman
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

*This class was originally with Benjamin Hochman.* Kent Lyman is a Steinway Artist, and has distinguished himself as a soloist and chamber musician throughout much of the United States, in South Korea, China, and in Brazil. He has performed and/or lectured in many venues, including the Piccolo...

String Improvisation Class with Jennifer Curtis
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 5:00pm
Biddle 19 (Bone Hall)

The public is invited to attend this free class. Violinist Jennifer Curtis navigates with personality and truth in every piece she performs. Her second solo concert in Carnegie Hall was described by the New York Times as "one of the gutsiest and most individual recital programs," and celebrated...