Grand Matinee at the Opera – Missouri Symphony Society

2014 HOT SUMMER NIGHTS FESTIVAL with the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Kirk Trevor, Music Director and Conductor The largest Classical and Pops summer festival in the Heartland. All performances are at the Missouri Theatre. Cherry returns to Missouri Symphony Society for another concert of highlights from Grand Opera. This year’s concert features Teresa Eickel, soprano, Heather …

L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI – Opera Company of Middlebury

Cherry makes her debut in the title role of Isabella in Rossini’s comedy,The Italian Girl in Algiers (L’Italiana in Algeri) with the Opera Company of Middlebury (Vermont). CAST Isabella         Cherry Duke (role debut) Elvira             Sarah Cullins Mustafa        Daniel Klein Lindoro        Thomas Glenn Taddeo        Colin Levin Zulma           Stephanie …

MESSIAH – University of Virginia

Benefit Reception & Concert University of Virginia’s University Singers with guest soloists Conductor: Michael Slon Alto soloist: Cherry Duke An evening of music with the University Singers to benefit their European Tour in May 2015 6:30 pm  Reception featuring a pre-concert lecture by Richard Will, Chair of the McIntire Department of Music The Colonnade Club, …

A SPIRITUAL MESSIAH – Salisbury University

Concert: Soloists from the American Spiritual Ensemble perform with the Salisbury Choirs. Negro spirituals are placed into the dramatic structure of Handels Messiah. Admission: $15, $12 seniors For more information call 410-543-6385 or visit the SU website at www.salisbury.edu/musicdept

CONCERT – Come Sunday: Songs of Faith and Joy

An afternoon concert of effervescent, uplifting songs that unite classical, pop, Broadway and jazz. Including songs by Ricky Ian Gordon, Jake Heggie, David Sisco, John Bucchino and Duke Ellington. Featuring Cherry Duke, mezzo-soprano Casey Robards, piano Donna Shin, flute