Performances

Upcoming Performances

Lindsay Kesselman, soprano & the Red Clay Saxophone Quartet
Fri, Nov 16, 8:00 PM
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
Fri, Nov 16, 8:00 PM
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 Opera Workshop
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00 PM
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.

Ciompi Quartet: "Remembered, Imagined, Re-imagined" with Eliza Bagg, soprano
Sat, Nov 17, 8:00 PM
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
Sun, Nov 18, 4:00 PM
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 "...

Chamber Music Concert
Tue, Nov 27, 7:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Advanced musicians in Duke's chamber music program perform works from the 18th-21st centuries.

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Ali Jackson, percussionist
Fri, Nov 30, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

"... Ali Jackson generates a subtle but irresistible force when he plays, making even the smallest gestures advance his agenda of locomotion." (Nate Chinen, New York Times). Multitalented composer, arranger, music educator, and jazz percussionist Ali Jackson is considered to be one of the most...

Duke Chorale Christmas Concert
Tue, Dec 04, 7:00 PM
Duke Chapel

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents its annual Christmas Concert featuring seasonal selections by the Duke Chorale as well as traditional carols for the entire audience to sing and stories and special treats for the children. This family holiday event is a long-standing...

Duke Symphony Orchestra: Music for the Season with April Martin, soprano & Don Eagle, trumpet
Wed, Dec 05, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

PROGRAM: Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn: Overture in C Major, Alessandro Scarlatti: "Cantata Pastorale per la Nativita," J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 51: "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen," Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 5 in D Major. April Martin joined the Virginia Opera as an Emerging Artist for the 2017-...

Encounters: with the Music of Our Time presents "A Forest Unfolding"
Sat, Dec 08, 8:00 PM
Rubenstein Arts Center, von der Heyden Studio Theater

"A Forest Unfolding," a collaborative cantata by Stephen Jaffe, Melinda Wagner, Eric Moe and David Kirkland Garner, with texts by Richard Powers, Anne Labastille, and others. Guest artists include Ilana Davidson, soprano; Alexander Hurd, baritone; narrator TBA; and chamber ensemble under the...

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