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New Duke Celebrates Black History Month

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on January 24, 2015

New Duke, a jazz ensemble directed by Brian Torff will celebrate Black History Month in a concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, February 19, 2015, at Fa

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Check out Brian Torff’s recent gigs!

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on August 25, 2014

Professor Brian Torff, chair of the Music Department, has kept busy this summer with performances that delight and intrigue! Branford Jazz Series,

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BEST OF THE BEST: CAS Students Awards Night caps academic year

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

The academic achievements of more than 50 students at the College of Arts and Sciences were on display in April when faculty, administrators, and stud

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Brian Torff goes on tour with Django Reinhardt festival

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

When he’s not in the classroom teaching students about the history of jazz or rock and roll, Brian Torff, professor of music and renowned bassist, c

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