News & Events

Mimi Zweig Residency
September 25, 2019

The Duke University String School is pleased to bring Mimi Zweig, Professor of Violin and Viola at the Jacobs School of Music and Director of the Indiana University String Academy to Durham to work with the... read more »

Summer String Orchestra
August 13, 2019

Campers at the Duke String School 2019 Summer Camp performed in the camp concert on Saturday, July 27 at the beautiful St. Stephens Episcopal Church. Students came from around North Carolina and beyond including Florida, Puerto Rico, China, and Korea. After just 6 days of rehearsal, the students... read more »

August 1, 2019

        Jasmine Campbell taught with us in the 2017-18 season before taking time off after the birth of her twins. She will resume her position of violin teacher, chamber coach as well as assisting with... read more »

Summer Camp 2019
February 11, 2019

Join us for our 2019 Summer Camp, July 22-27! For students ages 7-18, our camp offers 6 days of large ensembles, chamber music groups, music theory, outdoor activities, elective classes, and a final concert.  Our camp takes place on the campus of ... read more »

Faculty Recital
January 28, 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our Faculty Concert “Care to Tango” this past Saturday! We had great attendance and were able to raise $1,323 for the Dorothy Kitchen Scholarship Fund. This is a significant chunk towards the $10,000 that we give each year for families in need of financial aid.... read more »

November 5, 2018

We are pleased to announced the 2018 Concerto Competition winners: These students will be performing with their orchestras as soloists on February 17th @6:30pm in Baldwin Auditorium. Youth Symphony - Catherine Yates, Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor Op. 85, 1. Adagio - Moderato - Anthara Vivek,... read more »

Clara Vázquez
September 27, 2018

We are very pleased to announce that Clara Vázquez has joined the Duke String School faculty as instructor of violin and chamber music. She also will be assisting Mr. Rempher in the Concert String Orchestra as artistic assistant of CSO. Ms. Vázquez is a versatile musician with a strong passion for... read more »

DCC Logo
May 23, 2018

We are excited to announce the DUSS-Ciompi Quartet Collaborative (DCC), an intensive chamber music and orchestral program based at Duke University for advanced musicians age 12-18 beginning fall 2018. DCC Students will be coached weekly with members of the Ciompi Quartet and DUSS faculty and... read more »

May 15, 2018

See attached file for important dates for the 2018 - 2019 year: DUSS Important Dates 2018/19 read more »

January 31, 2018

Thank you for making the Faculty Recital and Fundraiser for the Dorothy Kitchen Scholarship Fund a success.  With your help we raised over $900 for students in financial need! If you were unable to come but would like to contribute to help more families in our community have access to excellent... read more »