National Sawdust and VIA Records are will celebrate the release of the original cast recording of David T. Little and Royce Vavrek’s critically acclaimed opera Dog Days on MY BIRTHDAY! :-). “For this special evening, cast-members Lauren Worsham, Cherry Duke, and Marnie Breckenridge and James Bobick are joined by pianist James Johnston of Newspeak to perform excerpts …
Cherry returns for her 3rd performance with the Missouri Symphony Society and Maestro Kirk Trevor, in Beethoven’s masterwork, The Ninth Symphony. Conductor: Kirk Trevor
Mezzo-soprano Cherry Duke and pianist Dena Kay Jones with special guest David Ross, clarinet, perform “Women’s Work” at UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall on Thursday, April 7 at 6 p.m.
Cherry Duke will be in Residency at Converse College (all events will be held in Daniel Recital Hall): Vocal Recital: Music of Women Composers: Thursday, March 3 at 7:30 pm; Workshop: “The Road Ahead: The Business of Being a Performing Artist,” Friday, March 4 at 3:30 pm; Vocal Master Class: Saturday, March 5 at 10:00 am
Cherry Duke sings “Mary” in Respighi’s cantata, “Lauda per la Natività del Signore” in a repeat appearance with Choral Society of the Hamptons, December 6, 2015.
Dog Days comes home to NYC for 3 performances only in January 2016 with the Prototype Festival. Based on a powerful short story by Judy Budnitz, and hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “one of the most exciting new operas of recent years” Dog Days, by David T. Little and Royce Vavrek is a shocking reminder of contemporary opera’s raw power. “It’s only a …
Cherry Duke is the Alto Soloist in Beethoven’s Masterwork, the 9th Symphony with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra, April 29 & 30, 2016.
I’m thrilled to return to Little Sweden, aka Lindsborg, Kansas for the Messiah Festival of the Arts. I was honored to perform both Bach’s St. Matthew Passion and Handel’s Messiah with them 2 years ago, along with the world premiere of “A Spiritual Messiah.” The Messiah Festival of the Arts is in its 134th season and …
Cherry Duke tours with the American Spiritual Ensemble in February of 2015. The tour concludes with a concert at Avery Fisher Hall in New York City.
A shortened version of A Spiritual Messiah will replace the regular worship service at St. John’s Unitarian Church.