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

Cello Master Class with Ismar Gomes
Fri, Feb 23, 4:00 PM

Award-winning cellist Ismar Gomes has performed internationally as a chamber musician, and soloist. Hailed for his "impressive virtuosity, energy... more

Piano Master Class with Shai Wosner
Fri, Feb 23, 5:00 PM

Over the last decade, the brilliant Israeli-born, New York-based pianist Shai Wosner has earned spots as a soloist with the world's top orchestras... more

Duke University Wind Symphony: A Grand Night
Sat, Feb 24, 8:00 PM

Featuring Duke University Wind Symphony alumnus DeShaun Gordon-King, flute soloist, and a world premiere by Duke graduate composer Yahn Wagner.... more

Ciompi Quartet with cellist Ismar Gomes
Mon, Feb 26, 4:00 PM

This free concert is open to the public. Award-winning cellist Ismar Gomes has performed internationally as a chamber musician, and soloist.... more

Cello Master Class with Caroline Stinson
Tue, Feb 27, 4:30 PM

Canadian cellist Caroline Stinson performs widely as a soloist, recitalist and chamber musician and has appeared at Zankel Hall, Gardner Museum... more