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

Composers Encounter with JACK Quartet
Wed, Nov 14, 10:00 AM

Duke graduate composers Maximiliano Amici, James Chu, Brooks Frederickson, Eren Gumrukcuoglu, Yuxin Ouyang, Amin Sharifi, and others engage with... more

Duke University Wind Symphony: Dream Machine
Thu, Nov 15, 8:00 PM

The Duke University Wind Symphony welcomes the Sanderson High School Wind Ensemble, directed by Creighton Flowers. Works include Katherine Bergman... more

Lindsay Kesselman, soprano & the Red Clay Saxophone Quartet
Fri, Nov 16, 8:00 PM

Opera favorites by Puccini, Rossini, Mozart, Bernstein and more, arranged for solo vocalist and saxophone quartet. Hailed by Fanfare Magazine as... more

Duke Opera Workshop
Fri, Nov 16, 8:00 PM

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents a revue of popular songs with costumes and staging... more

Duke Opera Workshop
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00 PM

The Duke Opera Workshop, directed by Susan Dunn and accompanied by pianist David Heid, presents a revue of popular songs with costumes and staging... more