Four curricular bands meet during the school day: Drum ensemble also known as Stack'd Drumming, Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, and Jazz Ensemble. The Duke Spirit Band meets as an extra-curricular group and performs throughout the year for many sporting events and other events as well.
The bands perform two concerts each year as well as perform in the HS department concerts in December and Spring. The bands also have a annual fund raising concert--Cabaret, which is usually held in February each year. Band-o-rama is a district-wide Band concert, which takes place in the fieldhouse in early May.
Three curricular choirs take place during each school day: Art Nouveau(non-auditioned singers), Capriccio(auditioned women's voices) and Bel Canto(mixed auditioned Choirs). There are also three extra-curricular choirs that meet on Wednesday nights: That Group for girls, Tower Singers-for guys and Chamber Singers--mixed voices.
The choirs perform two concerts each year as well perform in the HS department concerts in December and Spring. The choirs also have a annual fund raising concert--January Pops, which is usually held at the beginning of January each year.
Two curricular orchestras meet during the school day: Advanced Orchestra and Intermdeiate Orchestra. The orchestras perform two concerts each year as well perform in the HS department concerts in December and Spring. The orchestras also havea great community out reach concert--Music for Munchkins which is usually held in early February each year.
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