BROWN BAG OPEN REHEARSAL – Chamber Music of 1869

Experience the rehearsal process by attending a FREE open rehearsal on Friday, Sept 6 from 12:30-2 for Mallarme’s first concert of the season on Sept 8. The rehearsal (and the concert) will take place at the Durham Arts Council in downtown Durham. Feel free to drop in with your lunch,...

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SERIES CONCERT – Come Hear NC

Hear the sounds of today’s North Carolina with chamber music of contemporary NC composers. World premiere of Kenneth Frazelle’s “Through the Window” Song Cycle (Mallarme commission), J. Mark Scearce – “Keeping Things Whole”, T.J. Anderson – Spirit Songs, Caroline Shaw – In Manus Tuas. This program is supported by Come...

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FAMILY CONCERT – What is Jazz? FREE

Family Concert #1 What is Jazz? Sunday, October 20, 2019 1:00 pm/ Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Durham FREE An hour long concert for people 5 years and older. Performed by faculty and students of the NCCU Jazz department, led by Robert Trowers An “informance” that shows how Jazz is constructed...

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SERIES CONCERT – Celebrating Cinco de Mayo with Music of Mexico

            Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a flair at a house concert featuring chamber music for strings by Mexican Modernist composers. The music encompasses a breathe of color and exquisite craft while reflecting the composers Latin roots. You will hear String Quartets by Carlos Chavez...

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SERIES CONCERT – Everywhere a Theorbo (2020 NC HIP Festival opening concert)

The theorbo, a long-necked lute Baroque instrument rarely gets its due. No longer! Mallarme presents a concert featuring the impressive instrument featuring William Simms on theorbo, David Wilson on baroque violin and Gail Ann Schroeder on viola da gamba. Music of Lawes, Locke and others! Tickets: $25/Adults, $10 Children and...

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SERIES CONCERT – A Series of Unfortunate Musical Events with Low and Lower

 Low & Lower, Brooks Whitehouse – cello and Paul Sharpe – bass, America’s #1 selling cello/bass duo celebrates its popular mashup of comedy, virtuosity and satire with a new show, A Series of Unfortunate Musical Events. The show centers around a musical settings of two great adventure tales from the...

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SERIES CONCERT – Durham @ 150 – Chamber Music of 1869

Mallarmé presents a snapshot of the musical world of 1869, the year of Durham’s founding, with chamber music from Europe and America. Jennifer Curtis, violin/ Mimi Solomon, piano/ Chris Caudill, horn/ Rachel Niketopoulos, natural horn Robert Schumann – Adagio and Allegro in A-flat Major, Op. 70 (1849) Edvard Grieg –...

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2019-20 Mallarme Concert Season Subscriptions

          2019-20 Concert Series: Hearing Our Stories 1. Sunday, September 8, 2019, 3:00 pm PSI Theater, Durham Arts Council, Durham Durham @ 150: Chamber Music of 1869  more 2. Friday, October 11, 2019, 7:30 pm First Presbyterian Church, Durham A Series of Unfortunate Musical Events with...

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Party on the Porch: 2019-20 Season Reveal

Mallarmé will reveal our next season at our annual donor appreciation event, Party on the Porch. In addition to the opportunity to purchase a 2019-20 season subscription at an advance-purchase discount, there will be a short musical presentation. Food, drink and hobnobbing in a beautiful Durham home included. Please let...

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WORKSHOP – Beyond the Practice Room: practical and business strategies for professional musicians

The Mallarmé Chamber Players will present a one-day workshop for professional musicians on Sunday, March 3, 2019 taught by professionals from the Creative Capital.This workshop is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, as part of its commitment to artists’...

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