Our beloved Mrs. Dorothy Kitchen, founder of the Duke University String School, is retiring as director of the school and as conductor of the Youth Orchestra at the end of this season. Please join us as we honor Mrs. Kitchen following the 7:00 pm concert on April 26th at a reception hosted by the Music Department.
We are delighted to announce that Ms. Stephanie Swisher has accepted the position of Interim Director, and Ms. Shelly Livingston will be taking the position of Conductor of the DUSS Youth Orchestra.
Mrs. Kitchen will continue to give private lessons and to teach chamber.