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FM Cultural Calendar | Starting Saturday, February 15, 2014

The Newport Jazz Festival: Now 60
The Newport Jazz Festival: Now 60 celebrates the great history of the Newport Jazz Festival and its current role as one of the most active presenters of contemporary jazz artists in the world. This star-studded tour features Anat Cohen, Karrin Allyson, Randy Brecker, Mark Whitfield accompanied by an A-list rhythm section of pianist Peter Martin, drummer Clarence Penn and bassist Larry Grenadier.
02/15/2014
02/15 - 7:00 pm
02/15 - 9:30 pm
1815 Metropolitan St, Pittsburgh, PA
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Ingrid Matthews & Byron Schenkman: The Bach Standard
Bach's Sonatas for violin and harpsichord represent a microcosm of what makes the great composer great: exquisitely beautiful melodies, rich counterpoint, perfect formal structure, and an unparalleled breadth of expression. Violinist Ingrid Matthews and harpsichordist Byron Schenkman have been probing this magnificent repertoire together for over 20 years, dazzling audiences with the intensity and passion of their performances and establishing themselves among the top Bach interpreters of their generation.
02/15/2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Synod Hall, 125 N. Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA
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Wind Symphony/Symphony Band
Dr. Robert Cameron conducts.
02/16/2014
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Av, Pittsburgh, PA
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Beethoven on the Bluff - Violin/Cello II
The Beethoven duo cycle featuring pianist David Allen Wehr with guests Noah Bendix-Balgley and Anne Martindale Williams continues with the beloved 3rd Sonata for cello and piano, one the composer's most spacious and melodically appealing works. The Op. 30 violin sonatas were written when Beethoven was facing the crisis of his increasing deafness and the professional challenge of breaking out of his extremely successful early music to create a more dramatic and poetic style.
02/16/2014
Time: 3:00 pm
PNC Recital Hall, School of Music, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA
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Teacher from the Black Lagoon
This musical revue from Theatreworks USA is based on the books Teacher from the Black Lagoon, Dogzilla, I Want My Hat Back, Love, and Splat shows that our imagination can get the best of us. Amuse and quell fears of new experiences, all at the same time! Join Hubie and friends as they learn to be courageous when confronting the things that scare them. (60 minutes, ages 3-10)
02/16/2014 - 02/24/2014

Location: 6 locations, 9 shows
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An Evening of Chamber Music
An evening of chamber music in celebration of the renovation of St. Andrews' sanctuary. Mozart's Clarinet Quintet will be played by the Freya String Quartet and clarinetist Ivan Ivanov. Brahms' Horn Trio will feature PSO violinist Louis Lev, hornist Carrie Smith, Hornist, and pianist Henry Spinelli.
02/16/2014
Time: 7:30 pm
5801 Hampton St., Pittsburgh, PA
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Meet "Paul's Case" composer Gregory Spears
Reservations due by Feb. 14 at 4:00 pm. This Opera Up Close preview of Paul's Case features composer Gregory Spears, two Willa Cather scholars, stage director George Cederquist, and Pittsburgh Opera Director of Artistic Operations Biull Powers.
02/16/2014
Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Pittsburgh Opera, 2425 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
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Renee Fleming in Recital
Soprano and international opera star Renee Fleming performs for one night only in Pittsburgh. Program TBA.
02/18/2014
Time: 8:00 pm

Location: Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic and Choirs
Guest conductor Gerard Schwarz, the Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic and Choirs will join forces to perform Brahms' Schicksalslied, Ginastera’s Harp Concerto, Op.25, featuring Natalie Severson, and Holst's The Planets. Maestro Schwarz is Conductor Laureate of the Seattle Symphony after 26 seasons there as Music Director.
02/20/2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson
Winner of an Outer Critics Circle Award and a Drama Desk Award, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson is a comedic Wild West rock musical about the founding of the Democratic Party. It traces the rise of Andrew Jackson, from early childhood to his controversial presidency. Michael McKelvey directs in the Rockwell Theatre.
02/20/2014 - 03/02/2014
Pittsburgh Playhouse, 222 Craft Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
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