All Events | Starting Sunday, July 21, 2013
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."
West Hills Symphonic Band
West Hills Symphonic Band.
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.
Renaissance City Winds - American Accents
The Trinity Concert Series presents the Renaissance City Winds with pianist Rodrigo Ojeda in a blues by Gunther Schuller, ragtime by Julia Niebergall, and modern classics by Samuel Barber, Peggy Glanville-Hicks and Roy Harris. Freewill offering suggested.
Cello Fury is Pittsburgh's cello-rock band featuring three cellos and drums. They've performed on radio and television, in rock clubs, concert halls, at SXSW and other music festivals throughout the United States, and for audiences as large as 67,000 throughout 23 states and abroad. They'll play material from their latest CD, "Symphony of Shadows."