Opera

Opera

American mezzo-soprano Cherry Duke is a versatile singing actress. Hailed by the press as a “radiant and confident” performer, she “is a singer who communicates both the music and the text impeccably.” Her “striking voice-acting and stage movement” is...
Concert & Oratorio

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,...
New Music & Theater

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,...
Trouser Roles

Trouser Roles

Mezzo-sopranos are often called upon to play men or boys in operas. Cherry Duke has recieved many accolades in such roles, “having mastered the art of masculine swagger.” Her “trouser” or “pants” roles [in German:...