Ciompi in China, Dec. 2013

Thursday, January 9, 2014
The Ciompi Quartet visited China in December, playing a number of concerts and conducting master classes.  Here are some photo highlights of the tour.  (Click the image to view additional photos.) The Quartet visited the building site of DKU, Duke Kunshan University, and performed a... Read More »

Master Classes, Spring 2014

Thursday, December 19, 2013
All master classes are free and open to the public. Thursday, January 16 @ 5 pm Nelson Music Room, East Duke BuildingAlexander Technique Master Class with William Conable William Conable enjoys worldwide renown as a teacher of the Alexander Technique, a method for improving freedom and ease... Read More »

Musicology Lecture Series: Spring 2014

Thursday, December 19, 2013
Thursday, January 23 @ 5:30 pm Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, 1st floor*Reception precedes lecture at 5 pm*Lydia Goehr (Columbia University) “Music and Painting: Reviewing the Mediums of Voice, Ear, & Instrument” Lydia Goehr is Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University. She is a... Read More »

Spring 2014 Events Calendar

Thursday, December 19, 2013
Music calendar spring 2014 from MusicAtDuke

Fall 2013 Events Calendar

Thursday, December 19, 2013
Music calendar fall 2013 final copy from MusicAtDuke

Duke Notes 12/02/2013

Monday, December 2, 2013
Philip Rupprecht's new book, "Rethinking Britten," graduate student Imani Mosley on BBC Radio 4's "Soul Music," Jazz Ensemble with Gerald Clayton, and more.  Read it here.

VIDEO: Duke Chorale Christmas Concert

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Every December the Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents a Christmas concert in Duke Chapel to benefit the hungry in Durham, NC. Each audience member is asked to bring one non-perishable food item as an admission fee. The Duke Chorale collects over a ton of food at... Read More »

Graduate Student News: November 2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Bryan Christian's composition, Chain Shift, written for the Wet Ink Ensemble's residency at Duke in 2012, was selected as the co-winner of the League of Composers/ISCM 2013 Composers Competition.  Bryan will present a pre-concert lecture at ensemble mini's December 7, 2013... Read More »

Duke Notes 11/20/2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Graduate student Harrison Russin's op-ed in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Chembo Corniel with the Djembe Ensemble, Duke Chorale Christmas concert, and the Symphony Orchestra plays Wagner. READ IT HERE.

Faculty News: November 2013

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Bryan Gilliam, Frances Hill Fox Professor in Humanities, will deliver the paper, "Rounding Wagner's Mountain: Richard Strauss and Modern German Opera" on November 24 at the Wagner Society of New York's 34th Annual Seminar: Wagner and Strauss. ************* Composer John Supko, Hunt Family... Read More »