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 Concert No. 1 featuring Rachel Kuipers Yonan, Viola & Brent Wissick, Cello
Sat, Sep 23, 8:00 PM

For its fall concert the Ciompi recruits two acclaimed area musicians for a pair of string quintets. They begin with Mozart's emotionally dynamic... more

Chamber Music Master Class with Vega String Quartet
Mon, Sep 25, 5:00 PM

The Vega String Quartet, Quartet-in-Residence at Emory University, is cultivating a new generation of chamber music lovers through dynamic... more

Duke Wind Symphony: Celebration Concert
Thu, Sep 28, 8:00 PM

The Duke University Wind Symphony will celebrate the beginning of a new season and the inauguration of President Price with a CELEBRATION concert... more

Visit with mezzo-soprano Emily Fons
Fri, Sep 29, 4:00 PM

Emily Fons, currently performing the role of Ruby in Jennifer Higdon's "Cold Mountain" with North Carolina Opera, will sing one of her arias from... more

Andrea Edith Moore, soprano; Jason Karn, tenor; David Heid, pianist
Fri, Sep 29, 8:00 PM

The Schumann Project: "Frauenliebe und Leben" and "Dichterliebe," two stories of love and loss. Soprano Andrea Edith Moore brings a "certain... more