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

Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
Sat, Apr 28, 4:00 PM

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi... more

Duke University String School: Chamber Music Concert
Sat, Apr 28, 7:00 PM

The Duke String School is directed by Erica Shirts. The Duke University String School was founded by Dorothy Kitchen and a member of the Ciompi... more

Ciompi Concert No. 2 featuring Max Raimi, Viola
Sat, Apr 28, 8:00 PM

Since 1974, Fred Raimi has worked as the cellist of the Ciompi Quartet, making him the longest-serving member of the venerable Duke institution.... more

Spring 2018 Concert: MUSIC
Thu, May 03, 7:30 PM

The DMO Spring 2018 concert, MUSIC, offers something for everyone! Performing a program of Mozart, Dvorák, Schubert, and Rimsky-Korsakov, the DMO... more

Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
Sun, May 06, 6:30 PM

Highlights include Tchaikovsky: "Romeo and Juliet" Overture and Bernstein: "West Side Story" Overture. The Duke String School is directed by Erica... more