All Woodwinds Events

Saxophone Masterclass with Henk van Twillert
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
Biddle 19, Bone Hall

Dutch saxophonist Henk van Twillert studied at the Sweelinck Conservatory Amsterdam with Ed Bogaard, where he completed his studies for the Superior Soloist diploma, passed "with distinction." In 1979, he co-founded the renowned Amsterdam Saxophone Quartet. Since 1993, Henk van Twillert has...

Duke Wind Symphony: "The Lord of the Rings" with guest conductor/composer Johan de Meij
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke University Wind Symphony, directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, is excited to welcome guest conductor/composer Johan de Meij and saxophone soloist Henk van Twillert. Works include Johan de Meij's "Fellini"and his "Symphony No. 1: The Lord of the Rings." Dutch composer and conductor...

Ciompi Quartet Concert No. 2 Featuring Susan Fancher, Saxophone
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 3:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Ciompi Quartet opens this concert with Arvo Pärt's landmark Fratres, an engrossing 1977 piece that seesaws between hyperactive flurries and halcyon stretches. They continue with Elliott Carter's Two Fragments for String Quartet, two short sections that test divides between silence and volume...

Duke Wind Symphony: "The Grand Finale"
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

The Duke University Wind Symphony presents its final concert of the year and a celebration of the achievements of the group's graduating students. The Duke Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.