orchestra and choirs performing on stage


Duquesne's ensembles will provide you with the finest university-level performing experiences available, preparing you for your career as a professional musician. As a member, you will perform on campus, as well as at some of the best venues for music in the city. Our students have performed at Heinz Hall, Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland, Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall, the August Wilson Center, the Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall, and many more. Additionally, our ensembles have performed outside the Pittsburgh area, as well, in venues including (but not limited to) Carnegie Hall in New York City, Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola at Lincoln Center, and various regional and state music conferences.

There are a variety of ensembles in which students (including non-music majors) may enroll including orchestraswind ensembleschoirsjazz ensembles, Studio Recording EnsembleOpera WorkshopThe Duke's Music, and a variety of instrumental ensembles.