Performances

Upcoming Performances

Duke Jazz Ensemble with Bobby Broom, guitar
Fri, Apr 13, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Born in Harlem and raised on Manhattan's Upper West Side, Bobby Broom was still in his mid-teens when he was approached by Sonny Rollins to join his band for an upcoming tour. Broom decided to finish high school instead, but Rollins was undaunted, and Broom made his Carnegie Hall debut in 1977...

Chamber Music Concert
Tue, Apr 17, 7:00 PM
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

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

Duke Chorale Celebration Concert
Fri, Apr 20, 8:00 PM
Biddle 1 (Biddle Lobby)

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents a celebration concert featuring highlights from the group's 2017-18 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...

Duke Opera Workshop Spring Performance
Sat, Apr 21, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Arias, duos, trios, quartets, and opera excerpts for other vocal combinations sung in English with costumes and staging. Piano accompaniment by David Heid.

Duke Opera Workshop Spring Performance
Sun, Apr 22, 3:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Arias, duos, trios, quartets, and opera excerpts for other vocal combinations sung in English with costumes and staging. Piano accompaniment by David Heid.

Organ Recital Series - David Briggs, FRCO
Sun, Apr 22, 5:00 PM
Duke Chapel

David Briggs, FRCO, recently appointed Artist in Residence at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in New York City, has built a worldwide reputation as a dazzling performer and creative improviser. In recent years he has become increasingly sought after for his organ arrangements of massive...

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Sat, Apr 28, 4:00 PM
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967, and has been part of Duke ever since. DUSS serves area students in grades K-12, teaching the violin, viola, cello,...

Duke University String School: Chamber Music Concert
Sat, Apr 28, 7:00 PM
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967, and has been part of Duke ever since. DUSS serves area students in grades K-12, teaching the violin, viola, cello,...

Ciompi Concert No. 2 featuring Max Raimi, Viola
Sat, Apr 28, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Since 1974, Fred Raimi has worked as the cellist of the Ciompi Quartet, making him the longest-serving member of the venerable Duke institution. This concert marks Raimi's final performance as cellist of the Ciompi Quartet. The Ciompi begins its spring concert in the way it has traditionally...

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sun, May 06, 6:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Highlights include Tchaikovsky: "Romeo and Juliet" Overture and Bernstein: "West Side Story" Overture. The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967, and has been...

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