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Pianist Jeremy Denk and violinist Stefan Jackiw perform the New England composer's violin sonatas for Duke Performances on Friday, Jan. 17. Read more

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photo by Jade Wilson

The harmonizing folk trio's Cosmic Prom will transform The Fruit for a three-night Duke Performances residency this month. It’s unanimous: The purpose is joy. Read more

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photo by Sandra Davidson for the NC Arts Council

The Hillsborough nonprofit celebrates twenty-five years of performances, albums, and artist-sustenance programs with a series of Duke Performances concerts at The Fruit next week. Read more

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photo by Jade Wilson

The Duke Performances puppet-theater show gives the characters in the seminal "Little Nemo in Slumberland" strip what their creator never did: a voice and a choice. Read more

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In addition to twenty concerts you can't see, there are five you might have seen before. Read more

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Photo by Anne Van Aershchot

From a refugee drama staged in a shipping container to a deconstructed "Swan Lake," these are the dance and theater works we can't wait to see. Read more

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Photo by Timothy Duffy

Photographer Timothy Duffy's collection "Blue Muse" is part of a yearlong celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of Hillsborough’s Music Maker Relief Foundation. Read more

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As the area's university and professional presenters bring the world to the Triangle, the Raleigh Civic Symphony and Chamber Orchestra is home-growing innovative programming. Read more

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Photo by Brad Bunyea

On first blush, you’d be forgiven for thinking that nothing has changed on new album “Out of Sight,” which focuses on nineteenth and early-twentieth-century folk songs. Read more

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Photo by Julieta Cervantes

Mavis Staples! Yo La Tengo! Emmylou Harris! Meredith Monk! Lang Lang! We could go on! Read more

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Our readers picks for the best places to get out and have a good time in the Triangle. Read more

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Photo by Aida Muluneh

Originally from West Africa, the Grammy-nominated musician embodies the global-citizen spirit of Duke Performances' Black Atlantic festival. Read more

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photo by Anushka Menon

"With every generation, people put themselves into the music. It’s always open-ended. That’s the nature of the traditional music I play." Read more

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Oberstein, the interim director of Duke Performances, earned a statue for producing the Grammys' Best Latin Jazz Album, while Ferris won two for his Voices of Mississippi set. Read more

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Photo by Christian Stewart

The ensemble performs The Little Match Girl Passion in Durham on Saturday. Read more

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He performs I Am a Man in full with Bill Frisell, Jason Moran, Brian Blade, and Scott Coley Friday night at Duke's Baldwin Auditorium. Read more

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The executive director is leaving the institution "more-or-less immediately," he says. Read more

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Photo by Alex Boerner

These shows spoke to the temper of our times and the vibrancy of our local performing-arts community. Read more

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IIllustration by Steve Oliva / Photos courtesy of Duke Performances

In the Jazz Tradition, which features Nnenna Freelon, Kate McGarry, Nellie McKay, and more, begins Monday at The Fruit. Read more

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In a culture much healthier than ours, Brown’s key statements on the goodness and the multifaceted nature of black love, bodies, and friendships would be universally self-evident. Read more

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    Photo by Alex Boerner.

    ABT at Duke.