John Hanks

John Hanks

Staff Associate of Dance

External address: Rubenstein Arts Center 209, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27705
Internal office address: Box 90686, Durham, NC 27708-0685
Phone: (919) 660-3354


Percussionist / pianist / electronic musician John Hanks is music director and web master for the Duke University Dance Program, where he teaches "Music for Dancers"/Dance 375, and is a musician for their dance technique classes (Modern, Ballet, and Jazz) using acoustic and electronic musical instruments.

Ballet Under Glass: Specimens. Composer. Audio (2016)


"Ballet Under Glass: Specimens" is a site-specific installation sponsored by the Ballet Forward Initiative. Choreography by Tyler Walters, media art by Joseph Amodei, soundscape by John Hanks.

Object Lessons. Composer. Object Lessons (2011)

String Theory. Composer, Musician. (2003)