Contemporary Music, Opera

Duke University Department of Music: Encounters: with the music of our time

( Fri., Apr. 15, 2011 - Sat., Apr. 16, 2011 )

Performed by Ciompi Quartet, Red Clay Saxophone Quartet, Sandra Cotton, mezzo-soprano, Nakia Verner, soprano, & Scott MacLeod, baritone

Golden Belt, Building 2, 2nd floor, 807 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27701


Kathleen Bader: Tentative Embrace, for chamber ensemble (premiere); & George Lam and John Justice: The Persistence Of Smoke (premiere), directed by Jay O'Berski.


The production features mezzo-soprano Sandra Cotton, soprano Nakia Verner, baritones Scott MacLeod and David Weigel, stage director Jay O’Berski, ... the Ciompi Quartet, and the Red Clay Saxophone Quartet.



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  • Friday, April 15, 2011 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 8:00 PM