Ciompi Quartet in France: May 2014

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
The Ciompi Quartet visited France in May, where they appeared at the Festival Fougères musicales and performed concerts at L'église Saint-Sulpice (Fougeres, below) and the Franco-American Institute (Rennes).       Ciompi cellist Fred Raimi writes:... Read More »

Duke Engage in Zhuhai, China: Summer 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Duke Engage in Zhuhai, China: Summer 2014 Each summer, Professor of the Practice of Music (violin) and Ciompi Quartet member Hsiao-mei Ku leads a Duke Engage trip to Zhuhai, China.  The focus of the trip is to partner with a middle school to provide arts education.... Read More »

Student Laurels and Honors, 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
National AwardsTruman ScholarsDuke University juniors Dominique Beaudry and Jamie Bergstrom are among 59 students selected as 2014 Truman Scholars.Students are selected based on their records of leadership, public service and academic achievement, and their likelihood of becoming public service... Read More »

Check us out on Facebook!

Monday, April 7, 2014
Did you join DUMIC for a class or a concert this semester? Check out our Facebook page for photos from the events and see if you can find yourself!

Alumni News: March 2014

Friday, March 21, 2014
Joy Calico's (Ph.D. 1999) new book, Arnold Schoenberg's 'A Survivor from Warsaw' in Postwar Europe, was released this month from the University of California Press.  Calico is Assoc. Prof. of Musicology at the Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University. ****** Paul Leary (Ph.D... Read More »

Graduate Student News: March 2014

Friday, March 21, 2014
While attending the Dublin New Music Festival to present a paper, Bryan Christian had the opportunity to interview English composer Sir Harrison Birtwistle. ****** David Kirkland Garner will receive a Charles Ives Scholarship from the American Academy of Arts... Read More »

Faculty News: March 2014

Friday, March 21, 2014
Thomas Brothers appeared on The Tavis Smiley Show discussing his new book, Louis Armstrong, Master of Modernism.  [LISTEN] [READ MORE] about Prof. Brothers' research and Louis Armstrong, Master of Modernism in The New Yorkers' "Page-Turner" blog feature by Ben Schwartz.... Read More »

Mixing the Arts with Entrepreneurship

Thursday, March 13, 2014
The 18 Duke students enrolled in an arts entrepreneurship course this semester are majoring in everything from electrical engineering to international comparative studies. Just two are studying the arts.And that's the point. While plenty of Duke students grew up dancing, acting or playing an... Read More »

Duke Notes 02/25/2014

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Jazz Ensemble with Wessell "Warmdaddy" Anderson, Gabriel Richard and Eric Pritchard play baroque violins, Duke Chorale tours New England, new electronic music by Paul Leary, and more.  Read it here.