All Events | Starting Saturday, May 31, 2014
Small Prints, Big Artists: From the Renaissance to Baroque
Small Prints, Big Artists presents more than 200 masterworks from the museum’s collection of nearly 9,000 prints. The intimately scaled woodcuts, engravings, and etchings reveal the development of printmaking as a true art form. Due to their fragility, many of these prints have not been on view in decades.
Francesco Attesti, piano
Italian pianist Francesco Attesti performs regularly in internationally prestigious concert halls and music festivals including Philharmonia Hall of Saint Petersburg, Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Moscow, Mozarteum of Salzburg, Philharmonie Essen, International Piano Festival of Warsaw, etc.. Concert proceeds will benefit ShelterBox disaster relief, the Zelienople Rotary Club and The Strand Theater.
103rd Annual Exhibition
The Associated Artists of Pittsburgh (AAP) is an artist-run organization with over 550 artist members living within a 150 miles of Pittsburgh; and representing the full range of visual arts talent, from traditional painting and sculpture to installation and new media.
PPTA Scholarship Winners Recital
The Pittsburgh Piano Teachers Association's Steinway Gallery winner will be featured as well as Continuing Support winners who are currently studying at Duquesne University, Westminster College and Boston University.
Sounds Upstairs - The Sweatermen
Purveyors of close-knit, wool-blended harmonies in the barbershop style.
Alumni Recital - Liam Bonner & Marco Sartor
Waiting for Godot
Join Didi and Gogo as they wait — wait — for Godot. While they wait, they meet Pozzo and Lucky, an odd couple passing through on their way to…? In this simple story of waiting and journeying, all life is captured. Starring Martin Giles, James FitzGerald, Ken Bolden and Alan Stanford, directed by Aoife Spillane-Hinks.
Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival
Presented by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival includes outdoor concerts in Point State Park, an Artists' Marketplace at Gateway Center, public sculpture, children's activities and more throughout the downtown Cultural District.
Mahler Symphony No. 9
Mahler's monumental Ninth, his last completed symphony, is interpreted by many to be the composer's farewell statement. He finished the Ninth while ill health and personal tragedy swirled around him. These concerts continue Maestro Honeck's commitment to perform and record all of Mahler's symphonies at Heinz Hall.
St. Vincent Camerata Scholars: Psalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs
The concert will feature music by Joseph Rheinberger, Rene Clausen, Leonard Bernstein, Morten Lauridsen and Orlando di Lasso; Gregorian Chants for Pentecost Sunday; and Shape Note Hymns. Fr. Stephen Concordia will conduct.
Chicago: The Musical
With words and music by Kander & Ebb and choreography by Bob Fosse, Chicago is the longest-running American musical on Broadway. Showtoppers include All That Jazz, Razzle Dazzle, Cell Block Tango and more. Starring John Noble as Billy Flynn, Barb Rolla as Velma, and Lauren McCurdy as Roxie.
Resonance Works | Pittsburgh presents Natural Frequency, celebrating the natural world and musical innovation with Debussy's Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun, Barber's Dover Beach, Copland's Appalachian Spring, and Pittsburgh composer Nancy Galbraith's Four Nature Canticles with projected images by photographer Chuck Beard. Baritone Daniel Teadt joins conductor Maria Sensi Sellner and the Resonance Chamber Orchestra and Vocal Ensemble.
Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 7:30 PM
$100 Donation to WQED includes a thank you gift of 1 Meet & Greet ticket to the event. $75 Donation to WQED includes a thank you gift of 1 ticket to the event. Now in it’s 19th year, the B.E. Taylor Christmas Concert continues to wow audiences throughout the Midwest. B.E. Taylor Christmas is the place where the faithful come year after year to feel the love of Christmas. Inside some of the most revered concert halls in America, B.E. Taylor transforms old favorites through bold interpretations to create new traditions that will live in the heart as long as Christmas is celebrated.
Holiday Doo Wop
Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 7:30 PM
$90 Donation to WQED includes a thank you gift of 1 ticket to the event. The 14th Annual Pittsburgh Holiday Doo Wop Concert returns to Heinz Hall. Featuring - MARY WILSON of the Supremes “Where Did Our Love Go”, “Baby Love”
Lenny Welch “Since I Fell For You”, “Ebb Tide”
The Original Tymes “So Much in Love”, “Wonderful, Wonderful”
Shirley Alston Reeves original lead of The Shirelles “Soldier Boy”, “Mama Said”
Tommy Mara and The Crests “Sixteen Candles”, “Cara Mia”
Special guest Johnny Angel and The Halos
Date: Sunday, December 20, 2015
Venue: Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland
Time: 6:00 PM
$100 Donation to WQED includes a thank you gift of 1 ticket to the event.
The distinctive sound of Libera has traveled the world in the last few years. The group's albums have topped both mainstream and classical charts in many countries, and their recordings hold their place in top-tens alongside major artists like Bocelli.
Date: Sunday, December 27, 2015 Venue: Consol Energy Center Time: 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
$100 Donation to WQED includes a thank you gift of 1 ticket to the event. TSO is thrilled to announce that the 2015 Winter Tour will feature the live debut of 'The Ghosts Of Christmas Eve'! TSO will also release their newest full-length album titled 'Letters From the Labyrinth' this winter!
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) is an American progressive rock band founded in 1993 by producer, composer, and lyricist Paul O'Neill. TSO has sold more than 9 million concert tickets and over 8 million albums. The band's musical style incorporates classical, orchestral, symphonic, and progressive elements into hard rock and heavy metal.