• Opera

    Cherry Duke sings mezzo-soprano roles in standard operatic repertoire as well as 21st century music-theater works.

  • Concert & Oratorio

    Cherry Duke is a frequent guest artist with orchestras and ensembles in classical and pops concerts around the US, including appearances in Manhattan at Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall. Cherry also tours as a soloist with the renowned American Spiritual Ensemble, a unique troupe of world-class singers committed to keeping the Negro Spiritual alive. …

  • New Music & Theater

    Cherry Duke is known for her performances in cross-over, mixed-genre and brand-new music-theater works. As a soloist in several seasons of New York City Opera’s VOX concerts, she has sung a variety of styles, including roles in Scott Davenport Richards’ jazz opera, Charlie Crosses the Nation and Gordon Beeferman’s micro-tonal opera, Ratland. view full post …

  • Trouser Roles

    Mezzo-soprano Cherry Duke has “mastered the art of masculine swagger” in her portrayal of “Trousers Roles” in opera.