News & Events

January 21, 2017

Summer Camp Dates: Monday, July 17 - Saturday July 22nd. Registration is open now! Register for DUSS 2017 Summer Camp HERE. Questions? Please email Katharine... read more »

January 19, 2017

Faculty Recital! Saturday, January 28th, 4 PM in the Nelson Music Room. Free admission: all donations will benefit the Dorothy Kitchen Scholarship Fund. read more »

January 8, 2017

Concert Dates: Spring Semester 2017 Saturday, March 4, 2017, 4 PM:  Beginner  Groups and Violin/Cello Choirs, Nelson Music Room Sunday, March 5, 2017, 6:30 PM: YS, CSO, ISO,  Baldwin Auditorium Saturday, March 18th, 2017, 3... read more »

January 5, 2017

Our Concerto Competition took place on Saturday Dec 10th, a program of well prepared and beautifully played music. We are proud to announce the results:  Concerto Competition Winners will perform as soloists with the DUSS Youth Symphony on Sunday, March 5th, 2017 at 6:30pm in ... read more »

January 1, 2017

Spring Semester began January 9, 2017 and runs through May 7th.  There are no rehearsals and classes on April 15th. read more »

November 22, 2015

Erica Shirts, Director of the DUSS since August, 2015, was interviewed on WCPE's November 22, 2015 “Preview!” show. The Classical Station's show features the latest in classical recordings and upcoming classical events.... read more »

September 1, 2015

Our director Erica Shirts is featured in a Duke Todayarticle: read more »

November 25, 2014

Duke Medicine Orchestra Symposium:Prescription Music: A Concerted Effort to Bridge the Gap between the Arts and Medicine The Duke Medicine Orchestra presents a symposium on Saturday, November 8 from 6:30 - 9:00 pm to celebrate Arts & Health Month. Lisa Wong, MD... read more »

April 26, 2014

Beautiful review of our April 26, 2014 concert, in which we celebrated the 48 years of leadership under our director and founder, Mrs Dorothy Kitchen: read more »

April 24, 2014

Mrs. Kitchen is featured in April 24, 2014 edition of Duke Today. read more »