Duke University Department of Music is presenting concerts for the public to enjoy. Many of the concerts are free, and some have a small ticket fee. You can find the full list of upcoming events at music.duke.edu/events.
Venues for the concerts include:
1336 Campus Drive, Durham, NC
East Duke Building
1304 Campus Drive, Durham, NC
Biddle Music Building
9 Brodie Gym Drive, Durham, NC
Read on for a list of some of the upcoming events. You might also want to see the events taking place at Duke University Chapel, which we’ve listed separately.
Recycled Orchestra of Cateura
Saturday, September 23, 2023
East Duke 201 – Nelson Music Room
The Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, directed by Favio Chávez, is made up of low-income young people who live in the Bañado Sur community located around the Cateura Landfill in Asunción, Paraguay. The distinctive feature of the group is the interpretation of musical works with recycled instruments made from garbage rescued from the landfill.
100 Years of Flute Music 2.0: Carla Copeland-Burns & Erinn Frechette, flutes; Ināra Zandmane, piano
Sunday, September 24, 2023
A colorful and varied program of works selected from the last 100 years, including recent National Flute Association commissioned composers James Stephenson, Amanda Hargrave & Evan Williams.
Fountain Concerts: Pas de deux
Thursday, October 5, 2023
Biddle Music Building Lobby
Dances for piano duet by Janaček, Dvořák, Brahms, Barber, Stravinsky, Debussy and Arthur Benjamin.
Featuring pianists David Heid, Eliran Avni, Andrew Moenning, Joanna Chang, R. Larry Todd, Hunchen Tao, Vicky Yang, Sriya Dhupati, Kevin Xu & Ieva Jokubaviciute.
Duke Symphony Orchestra with Daniel Seyfried, pianist
Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Symphony in D Major, Op. 11 No. 2, Overture to L’amant Anonime;
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 18 in B-flat Major, K. 456, with pianist Daniel Seyfried;
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88 B. 163
Upcoming Events in the TriangleCheck out our full events calendar, where you can enter any date, or look at the events for the next few days here:
Monday, October 2, 2023
Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Wednesday, October 4, 2023