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Baldwin Auditorium

  • 1336 Campus Dr, Duke University East Campus
  • Durham, NC 27705
  • Primary: (919) 684-4444
  • Fax: (919) 660-1729

691-seat auditorium for lectures and concerts on Duke University’s East Campus. Call or visit website for ticket information.

  • Miles To Convention Center: 1.70
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 16.0
  • Paid Parking:
Performing Arts
  • Live Theater:
Baldwin Auditorium Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 1
  • Total Sqft.: 0
  • Largest Room: 6,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 800
  • Classroom Capacity: 0
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Exhibits: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 6,000
  • Ceiling: 0
  • In-house Av:
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  • Outdoor Capacity: 0
Meeting Facility Rooms
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Simone Dinnerstein, Piano

Simone Dinnerstein first vaulted into prominence when her self-financed recording of Bach’s Goldberg Variations became an unexpected sensation. A decade later, she is in high demand by concert …

John Brown Bands with Cyrus Chestnut, piano

A celebration of the life and music of legendary pianist Erroll Garner,featuring new, fresh interpretations of his compositions and the standards he often played, all arranged for large ensemble. T…

Duke Symphony Orchestra: Berlioz and the Bard

This concert is the first in a season of Musical Shakespeare (in celebration of the greatest writer's inspiration in the realm of music during the year of the 400th anniversary of his death.) …

Duke University Wind Symphony: Collage

The Duke University Wind Symphony opens its 2016-2017 season with a wonderful Collage of well-known works. The ensemble performs the finest wind and percussion literature at a high level of a…

Belcea Quartet

In recent seasons the Belcea Quartet has become a regular presence and an audience favorite at Duke Performances. The reason is clear: even after two decades together, raves The Guardian, they …

Chamber Music Master Class with Belcea Quartet

The public is invited to attend this free master class. Founded at the Royal College of Music in London in 1994, the Belcea quartet is based in Great Britain. However, the Romanian violinist …

Ian Bostridge, Tenor & Thomas Adès, Piano • 'Winterreise'

The celebrated English tenor Ian Bostridge sings “as if from inside the music, as if he has found a way to produce pure, disembodied emotion,” declares the Los Angeles Times. This great …

Red Clay Saxophone Quartet

Program includes music by Carter Pann, Ottorino Respighi, Martin Bresnick, Anna Meadors, and Alfred Desenclos. The Red Clay Saxophone Quartet was formed in 2003 when the fates conspired to …

Pacifica Quartet featuring Johannes Moser, Cello

The Telegraph of London called the Pacifica Quartet’s playing “nothing short of phenomenal, with new dimensions of interpretative depth and a subtle fusion of intensity and …

Sergei Babayan, Piano

Sergei Babayan was one of the first Soviet pianists to emerge after the fall of the Iron Curtain, and his arrival in the West was a sensation. Twenty-five years after his dramatic arrival on the …

Shara Worden & So Percussion

Singer and guitarist Shara Worden is the protean powerhouse behind My Brightest Diamond. For this performance, she joins the innovative quartet Sō Percussion, who play with “an exhilarating …

Chanticleer • 'A Chanticleer Christmas'

The twelve singers of Chanticleer have been acclaimed as “the world’s reigning male chorus” (The New Yorker), and are renowned for a signature sound “breathtaking in its …

St. Lawrence String Quartet

Hailed by The Washington Post as “fearless musicians whose spontaneity stretches past conventional interpretation and probes the music's imaginative limits,” the St. Lawrence String …

Jeremy Denk, Piano

Jeremy Denk’s accolades include a MacArthur “Genius” Grant and a Musical America Instrumentalist of the Year award, and this Durham-born artist more than lives up to the acclaim. …

Rez Abbasi Invocation

Invocation is Pakistani-born jazz guitarist Rez Abbasi’s quintet featuring pianist Vijay Iyer and saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa. In this performance at Baldwin Auditorium (replacing a c…

Barnatan, McGill, Weilerstein Trio

Each player in this dream ensemble is a star in their own right: Cellist Alisa Weilerstein is a MacArthur Fellow, praised as “a passionate player of intense musicality” (The New York …

Christian Tetzlaff, Violin & Lars Vogt, Piano

Christian Tetzlaff and Lars Vogt both have thriving solo careers; when they appear together, the result is truly dynamic. Their long-standing partnership brings them to Duke Performances for a …

Hagen Quartet feat. Kirill Gerstein, Piano

The Hagen Quartet sound like they’ve been playing together their whole lives — because they have. The otherworldly closeness of their sound, built on the collaboration of the three Hagen …

Hilary Hahn, Violin with Robert Levin, Piano

Hilary Hahn has been one of the best-known violinists in the world for twenty-five years, playing with a style that is "technically immaculate and musically magisterial” (Los Angeles …

Alina Ibragimova, Violin & Cédric Tiberghien, Piano

The Guardian raved that the pairing of Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien “mesmerizes and captivates, achieving rare freshness and vitality in the most familiar repertoire.” …

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