All Events | Starting Saturday, July 20, 2013
North Suburban Big Band
The North Suburban Big Band's Summer Jazz Concert features music by Chuck Mangione, Oliver Nelson, Sammy Nestico, Stevie Wonder, Jerome Richardson, Quincy Jones, Horace Silver, Thad Jones, Billy Strayhorn and George Gershwin with vocalists Tony Venneri and Jessie Wills Loverti.
West Hills Symphonic Band
West Hills Symphonic Band.
Broadway's Idina Menzel in Concert
Broadway superstar Idina Menzel performs with the Pittsburgh Symphony for one unforgettable night of music. Menzel sang at Heinz Hall in the PSO's sold-out tribute concert to the late Marvin Hamlisch. Menzel reached superstardom on Broadway with her Tony Award-winning performance as Elphaba, the misunderstood green girl, in the blockbuster Wicked, and in her Tony-nominated role as Maureen in Rent. On her highly successful international orchestra tour, The Denver Post dubbed her “The Streisand of her generation."
Special - The Electroacoustic Flutist featuring Lindsey Goodman
PNME's Lindsay Goodman plays "I Will Not Be Sad in this World" by Eve Beglarian, "Covenant" by Jeffrey Nytch & Jessica Hand, "Other Voices" by Grant Cooper, "Among Fireflies" by Elaine Lilios, "The Road from Hana" by Rob Deemer, and a fan favorite to be announced.
Julien Labro with the Spektral Quartet "Five for Tango"
Bandoneonist Julien Labro leads the Spektral Quartet in an exciting night of tango music. Labro's artistry, virtuosity, and creativity as a performer, composer and arranger have earned him international acclaim and continue to astonish audiences worldwide. Afterward, enjoy tango music and dancing with complimentary food and drink.
Thirty Minutes of Exceptional Organ Music
Free organ recitals, Thursdays at 5. Today, Zvonimir Nagy of St. Joseph Cathedral, Wheeling, WV.
Kevin Noe directs a program featuring "Catch in the Turn" by Randall Bauer, "Duo" by David Liptak, "Wild Ambrosia" by Pierre Jalbert, "Song of the Mouse People" by Martin Bresnick, "Round 7:30" by Kieren MacMillan, and "Lonesome Roads" by Dan Visconti.
Local visual artists Lauren Brown and Chris Craychee show their work at a 'salon' evening with music for oboe, violin and piano. The venue is a stunning 1920s Sewickley house complete with a ballroom and indoor sporting facilities.