- Received the very rare 100% positive rating from college students in
- Has taught at colleges in Canada (Red Deer College) and The United
States (Towson University)
- His students have gone on with great success and a strong love for music
- Teaches Weekly Master Classes modelled after Franz Liszt at Maryland Conservatory of Music in Bel Air and Havre de Grace, Maryland
- His private students have consistently commented on how their time with Duke Thompson was among the most influential and most beneficial times of their study.