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Classical Picks: Three top solo artists at Duke’s Baldwin Auditorium

Duke Performances hosts three high-powered solo artists brought together to explore a range of clarinet trio works. For Saturday’s concert in Baldwin Auditorium, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, pianist Inon Barnatan and N.Y. Philharmonic principal clarinetist Anthony McGill perform trios by Beethoven and Brahms, plus a world premiere by Joseph Hallman.

8 p.m. $42-$48 (ages 30 and under, $15). 919-684-4444 or

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