Grant applications are being accepted for Summer Study in the Arts

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Grants for Summer Study in the Arts: These grants support undergraduate or graduate students who show exceptional ability in the arts to undertake summer study at a nationally recognized arts program.  The grant recipients are determined by a Duke arts program – Music, AAH&VS,... Read More »

Duke Notes 1/24/2013

Thursday, January 24, 2013
Music department participate in the "Take a Stand" conference; Raymond Knapp (Ph.D. in Musicology 1987) lectures on Broadway's mean streets; piano professor Randall Love participates in the Mallarmé Chamber Players HIP Festival; and more. Read it here.

Voice master class with mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Bishop of the Metropolitan Opera

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Bishop, in the Triangle for a performance with North Carolina Opera, conducted a master class in the Mary Duke Biddle Music Building on January 22, 2013. Four Duke students (Lauren DeLucia, Sarah Gordon, Michelle Lemani, and Ivy Zhou) and two UNC-Chapel Hill students (... Read More »

David Kirkland Garner wins the RED NOTE Composition Competition

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Doctoral candidate David Kirkland Garner has been awarded First Prize in the RED NOTE New Music Festival Composition Competition.  The judges unanimously chose Garner's work, "Forward/Still," from a field of 422 entries. "Forward/Still" will be performed as part of the RED NOTE New Music... Read More »

Lily Hirsch (Ph.D. 2006) publishes book on music in crime prevention

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Lily Hirsch (Ph.D. 2006) has published her second book with the University of Michigan Press. Music in American Crime Prevention and Punishment (2012) is a "critical examination of the ways in which music is understood and exploited in American law enforcement and justice." Calling Hirsch "one... Read More »

Duke Notes 1/9/2013

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Updates from the Baldwin Auditorium renovation; Lily Hirsch (Ph.D. 2006) publishes her second book, Music in American Crime Prevention and Punishment; residency events with William Conable, including master classes and a recital; and more. Read it here.

Spring 2013 classes with openings

Monday, January 7, 2013
Music 89S: Women in Music (ALP) WF 3:05 PM - 4:20 PM, Nomi Dave Examine the contribution and works of women musicians from various locations throughout the globe. Discussions will focus on a number of key international figures, such as Umm Kulthum (Egypt), Lady Gaga (US), Miriam Makeba... Read More »

Master Classes: Spring 2013

Monday, January 7, 2013
Tuesday, January 15 5 pm, Bone Hall, Biddle Music Building Alexander Technique Master Class for Vocalists with WILLIAM CONABLEThursday, January 17 7:30 pm, Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building Alexander Technique Master Class for Instrumentalists with WILLIAM... Read More »

ENCOUNTERS, Spring 2013

Friday, January 4, 2013
Friday, February 22, 8pm Ciompi Quartet and artists from Kyo-Shin-An Arts in “Kammerraku” – a program of music for string quartet and Japanese instruments. Yoko Reikan Kimura, koto; and James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi Works include Daron Hagen's Concerto for Koto and... Read More »

Spring 2013 Events Calendar

Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Music calendar spring 2013 from MusicAtDuke