All Strings Events

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...

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...

Rare Music Concert: CPE Bach @ 230
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

In remembrance of the 230th anniversary of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's death in 1788, this concert features the composer's flute quartets and trio sonatas, as well as a Mozart flute quartet. Roseen Giles, flute; Eric Pritchard, violin; Suzanne Rousso, viola; Stephanie Vial, cello; and R. Larry...

Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

The Ciompi Quartet performs a short (1 hr.) program with commentary.

Ciompi Quartet: "Remembered, Imagined, Re-imagined" with Eliza Bagg, soprano
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 8:00pm
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
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
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
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

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

Chamber Music Master Class with Calidore String Quartet
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Calidore String Quartet is one of the premier chamber ensembles in a generation of exciting new chamber talent. Since forming in Los Angeles, the spirited Calidore - a portmanteau of its native state and the French word for "golden" - has gathered an impressive list of honors, including a...

Duke Symphony Orchestra: Music for the Season with April Martin, soprano & Don Eagle, trumpet
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 8:00pm
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-...

Ciompi Quartet: "Lost and Found"
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Would J.S. Bach be known to us if Mendelssohn had not discovered his scores? Would we know Mahler if he had not been championed by Bruno Walter and Leonard Bernstein? In this program, the Ciompi Quartet follows this tradition of rediscovery, playing works of nineteenth century composers Marie...

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