Performances & Events

The Duke University Department of Music is home to 9 performing ensembles and presents over 100 public events each year, including concerts, faculty and student recitals, lectures, master classes and workshops.

Upcoming Events

Ciompi Quartet presents Raimi Family Plus DiEugenio
Thu, Aug 24, 7:30 PM

The last concert in the Ciompi Quartet Presents summer series is a family and friends concert presented by cellist Fred Raimi. The program will... more

Duke Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert
Sun, Sep 03, 6:00 PM

This Labor Day weekend tradition marks the opening of the Duke Symphony Orchestra's 2017-2018 season. Please join us on the East Campus main quad... more

Fred Raimi, cello
Fri, Sep 08, 8:00 PM

J.S. Bach solo cello suites and other works performed by Ciompi Quartet cellist Fred Raimi. Raimi is a faculty member in the Duke University... more

Songs of Journey: Gala concert featuring the premiere of Stephen Jaffe's "Migrations" and Mahler's "Songs of a Wayfarer"
Sat, Sep 16, 8:00 PM

This concert explores themes of migration and immigration, featuring Bright Sheng's "The Stream Flows," Hsiao-mei Ku, violin soloist; Penka... more

Music Lecture: Mary Sue Morrow (University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music)
Fri, Sep 22, 4:00 PM

"Joseph Haydn and the Business of Music in Late Eighteenth-Century Austria." Mary Sue Morrow is a musicologist whose research interests include... more