This video premiered on Friday, May 21 at 7:30 pm.
Highlights from this spring’s Senior Recitals, featuring performances by Ansley Arnow, Emily Dean, and Bryn Lawson (voice); Geo Carattini and Angel Shi (flute); Caleb Woo (saxophone); Steven Oh (violin); Holly Kim (cello); Annabelle Yang and Ethan Shen (piano); and Alina Xiao (conducting).
Video will premiere on Friday, May 14 at 7:30 pm ET.
Duke Music’s Piano Area premieres a semester-long project as undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and guests collaborate to record the entire cycle of piano works written early in the career of this Soviet master.
D. Shostakovich, 24 Preludes Op. 34
Prelude 1 in C major (2:30): Larry Todd
Prelude 2 in A minor (3:54): Aram Lindroth
Prelude 3 in G major (5:15): Yi Chen
Prelude 4 in E minor (7:33): Jing Zhang
Prelude 5 in D major (10:56): Rui Xi
Prelude 6 in B minor (11:43): Ted Choi
Prelude 7 in A major (13:22): Hannah Duke
Prelude 8 in F sharp minor (14:53): Nathaniel Maxwell
Prelude 9 in E major (16:11): Joanna Chang
Prelude 10 in C sharp minor (16:59): Danika Dai
Prelude 11 in B major (19:12): Kevin Xu
Prelude 12 in G sharp minor (20:22): Florence Liu
Prelude 13 in F sharp major (22:28): Andrew Moenning
Prelude 14 in E flat minor (23:47): Catherine McMillan
Prelude 15 in D flat major (26:17): Devon Valdez
Prelude 16 in B flat minor (27:36): Debosir Ghosh
Prelude 17 in A flat major (29:05): Inge Walther
Prelude 18 in F minor (31:10): Daniel Seyfried
Prelude 19 in E flat major (32:16): Ieva Jokubaviciute
Prelude 20 in C minor (34:17): Danika Dai
Prelude 21 in B flat major (35:13): Joanna Chang
Prelude 22 in G minor (36:10): Andre Hall
Prelude 23 in F major (38:46): Davis Wu
Prelude 24 in D minor (40:35): Aram Lindroth
This video will premiere on Friday, May 7 at 7:30 pm EDT.
Directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, [dnme]’s final concert of the year features multiple premieres performed and/or written by undergraduate performers and composers, graduate composers, Music Department faculty members, guests Alex Sopp, flute and Alissa Roca, soprano, in addition to the Ciompi Quartet, Vice Provost for the Arts John Brown, and community members.
David Johnston: “Prelude, Intermission, & Rondo” (Caleb Woo, saxophone)
Jason Mulligan: “Easter, 1916” (Alissa Roca, soprano & Jason Mulligan, piano)
Courtney Dantzler: “Woodland Mischief” (Alex Sopp, flute)
Brooks Frederickson: “Carson Yoga” (Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano & Jennifer Curtis, violin; Julie Rooney, videographer and editor; Carson Moody, yogi, writer)
Brittany Green: “Embers” (Mike Kris, trombone)
Steven Bryant: “Dusk” (The [dnme] Ensemble: Courtney Dantzler, voice, Nidhi Dhupati, violin, Happy Yao, cello, Peter Liu, piano, conducted by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant)
Dayton Kinney: “Falling Between the Worlds” (Sandra Cotton, mezzo soprano & David Heid, piano)
James Budinich: “Fragments Cast in Bronze” (Alex Sopp, flute)
Minato Sakamoto: “Partita Americana” (Hsiao-Mei Ku, violin)