Duke Performances
a powerhouse of sound, emissaries of cuban culture


Skipping between bolero and rumba, salsa and timba, this big, bold band offers an unbridled homage to the country’s magnificent prerevolutionary orchestras.

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two of the world’s most enterprising and important new-music ensembles


A rare double-bill, JACK Quartet and yMusic have restlessly explored the nexus between contemporary classical music and indie rock.

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$25 Tickets at Duke Performances

With the announcement of the 2018/19 season, Duke Performances is making an unprecedented move by introducing a new $25 ticket price for the vast majority of shows.

2018/2019 Artists in Residence

Each year, Duke Performances partners with a range of campus and community organizations to coordinate over 100 distinct artist residency events.

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