All Events | Starting Monday, April 14, 2014
Jazz Guitar Ensemble
Mark Koch & Kenneth Karsh, directors
IonSound Project: New Music by Pitt Graduate Students
Department of Music Ensemble in Residence IonSound Project premieres new works by Pitt Graduate Student Composers.
Jazz Chamber Groups
Sean Jones, director.
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: Lyons & Britten
The University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents Gilda Lyons’ Cicadas and Benjamin Britten’s Suite on English Folk Tunes.
Candida, a smash when it premiered in 1903 , is still a triumph of sophistication. In this sparkling comedy, Candida is caught in a romantic tug of war between husband John Morell, the practical parson, and Eugene Marchbanks, the passionate poet. They are surrounded by her uproarious provincial father and Morell's eccentric staff, but it is love and marriage that are the targets of Shaw's celebrated wit. Gretchen Egolf, the radiant Rosalind of As You Like It returns to dazzle audiences in the role of Candida. Ted Pappas directs.
Pitt Jazz Ensemble
Pitt African Music and Dance Ensemble
Pitt's African Music and Dance Ensemble explores traditional and popular music of Africa.