Calendar / Type: Music

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Live & Local: Music & Brunch in Cafe - 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Enjoy live music by Maria Hernandez and Steve Luteman from High Clouds and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Music is free for café patrons.
 
High Clouds has been playing traditional music together for over 30 years. They play waltzes, airs, swing, and New England and Southern fiddle tunes. Their music includes selections from Old Time, New England and Contra Dance tunes and music from Quebec, Russ Barenberg tunes such as “Through the Gates” and “Pleasant Beggar”, and swing tunes such as “Lady Be Good.”

 
Make reservations online or call 919-684-6032.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Live & Local: Music & Brunch in Cafe - 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Enjoy live music by Frankie Alexander and Ed Paolantonio and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons.

 
Make reservations online or call 919-684-6032.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Music from 17th-Century Florence - 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM

“The Patience to See: The Sights and Sounds of Carlo Dolci”
The Duke Divinity School and Nasher Museum co-present an exploration of Dolci’s world through spoken word and musical sound. $5 or free with a ticket to The Medici’s Painter. Free to all members.

 

New! General admission is free all day Thursday, 10 AM to 9 PM, but tickets are required for the exhibition The Medici’s Painter.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Live Musical Performance: “The Sound World of Carlo Dolci” - 7:00 PM

Duke Music Department’s Rare Music series and the Nasher Museum co-present an evening of vocal music of 17th-century Italy, featuring works by Strozzi, Merula and Monteverdi. Pre-concert talk by Claire Fontijn (Ph.D. ’94), Phyllis Henderson Carey Professor of Music at Wellesley College. Musicians are Laurie Monahan, Berklee College of Music; Catherine Liddell, Boston University; and Laura Jeppesen, Wellesley College. $5 or free with a ticket to The Medici’s Painter. Free to all members.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Songwriting Lecture: Joe Henry - 7:00 PM

Duke Performances presents Joe Henry—singer, songwriter, producer and author. Henry begins his artist residency at Duke with a free talk, entitled “Take Me to the River,” about the ephemeral, mystical nature of artistic predecessors. More information and tickets: dukeperformances.duke.edu. Lecture hall doors open at 6:30 PM.