Performances

Upcoming Performances

Duke University Wind Symphony: A Grand Night
Sat, Feb 24, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Featuring Duke University Wind Symphony alumnus DeShaun Gordon-King, flute soloist, and a world premiere by Duke graduate composer Yahn Wagner. The Duke University Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant. Based in Durham, NC, DeShaun Gordon-King has given performances in Europe...

Ciompi Quartet with cellist Ismar Gomes
Mon, Feb 26, 4:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

This free concert is open to the public. Award-winning cellist Ismar Gomes has performed internationally as a chamber musician, and soloist. Hailed for his "impressive virtuosity, energy, and a handsome tonal range" (Berkshire Review), he has established himself as a captivating young artist,...

Ciompi Quartet with cellist Caroline Stinson
Fri, Mar 02, 4:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

This free concert is open to the public. Canadian cellist Caroline Stinson performs widely as a soloist, recitalist and chamber musician and has appeared at Zankel Hall, Gardner Museum and the Smithsonian; the Koelner Philharmonie, Lucerne Festival and Cité de la Musique in Europe, and the...

CANCELLED: Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] with Lisa Perry, soprano
Fri, Mar 02, 8:00 PM
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

This concert has been cancelled.

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Sat, Mar 03, 4:00 PM
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967, and has been part of Duke ever since. DUSS serves area students in grades K-12, teaching the violin, viola, cello,...

Mendelssohn's Elijah
Sun, Mar 04, 4:00 PM
Duke Chapel

Felix Mendelssohn's oratorio collects key events from the life of Old Testament prophet Elijah as he seeks to reunify the Jewish people and recommit them to the worship of the one true God. From deep drought to the moment of Elijah's fiery ascension into the heavens, Mendelssohn's dramatic work...

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sun, Mar 04, 6:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Featuring DUSS concerto competition winners performing Wieniawski's Violin Concerto and the Dragonetti Bass Concerto. The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi Quartet, Arlene di Cecco, in 1967...

Duke Symphony Orchestra with Timothy Culver, tenor, and Nicholas Kenney, horn
Wed, Mar 07, 8:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

"Music For Friends"-- Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture; Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, Op. 31; Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36. Timothy Culver is Associate Professor of Voice at Kent State University. He has performed with the Cleveland Opera, Lyric Opera...

Ciompi Quartet with cellist Jamie Clark
Thu, Mar 08, 12:00 PM
Baldwin Auditorium

Free noontime concert, open to the public. (No food or drink in Baldwin Auditorium, please.) Jamie Clark is currently pursuing her DMA degree at the New England Conservatory with Laurence Lesser. She received the Presser Foundation's Graduate Music Award at the New England Conservatory in 2016....

World Premiere: The_OPER& by John Supko & Bill Seaman, Directed by Jim Findlay, Performed by Lorelei Ensemble
Thu, Mar 08, 8:00 PM
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Is technology making or breaking our world? That question is central to THE_OPER&, a bold new opera to be developed and premiered at Duke University that uses the high-drama framework of opera and advanced technology to explore ideas of apocalypse, renewal, and survival in the modern age....

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