FM Cultural Calendar | Starting Saturday, June 2, 2012
Monroeville Art Exhibition
Friends of the Monroeville Public Library present an exhibit of the East Suburban Artists League. 9am-9pm Mon-Thu; 9am-5pm Fri & Sat; closed Sundays
06/02/2012 - 06/30/2012
Location: Gallery Space, Monroeville Public Library
Pianist Sean Duggan, and cellist Aron Zelkowicz in recital. Duggan plays Bach's French Suite #5, two Faure nocturnes, and Brahms's Intermezzo Op. 118 #2. Zelkowicz plays a Bach Chaconne, de Falla's Suite Populaire Espagnole, and Chopin's Introduction and Polonaise Brillante.
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Alumni Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Ortner-Roberts and Friends
The Ortner-Roberts Duo (Susanne Ortner, clarinet; Tom Roberts, piano) with multi-instrumentalist Vince Giordano, and Roger Humphries, drums; plus the HaZamir Pittsburgh high school ensemble and Zohar Chamber Singers.
Location: Katz Performing Arts Center, 5738 Darlington Rd., Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh Symphony at the Point
Manfred Honeck leads a concert of popular classics on the main stage of the Three Rivers Arts Festival. Broadcast live on Classical QED 89.3.
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Point State Park, Pittsburgh, PA
Come Fly Away
A new Broadway musical that brings together the legendary vocals of Frank Sinatra and the creative vision of Tony Award-winning choreographer Twyla Tharp.
06/05/2012 - 06/10/2012
Location: Benedum Center
Butler Concerts to Munch By
Every Wednesday (except July 4), a musician or ensemble performs a free lunchtime concert. Bring a lunch, or purchase one on-site, courtesy Cafe Main. Cookies & cold drinks are free.
06/06/2012 - 08/22/2012
Location: Symphony offices: 259 South Main Street, Butler
Choro No Vinho
A concert of traditional Brazilian classical music fused with jazz and improvisation. Free admission.
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Bar Marco, 2216 Penn Ave.. Pittsburgh, PA
Joshua Bell Plays Brahms
Manfred Honeck, praised by The Guardian for his PSO recording of Richard Strauss' Ein Heldenleben leads three tone poems: Don Juan, Death and Transfiguration and Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks. Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell returns for an impassioned performance of Brahms' technically-demanding Violin Concerto.
06/08/2012 - 06/10/2012
06/08 - 8:00 pm
06/09 - 8:00 pm
06/10 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Opera's Greatest Hits
The Allegheny County Summer Concert Series presents Pittsburgh Opera Resident Artists Juan José de León and Kyle Oliver and former Resident Artists Katherine Drago and Shannon Kessler Dooley with accompanist Mark Trawka in numbers such as La donna e mobile from Rigoletto, O sole mio, Largo al factotum from The Barber of Seville, Brindisi (Drinking Song) from La Traviata, The Impossible Dream from Man of La Mancha, and Taylor the Latte Boy. Free admission.
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: South Park Amphitheater, Buffalo Drive, South Park, PA
Piano Scholarship Winners Recital
The Pittsburgh Piano Teachers Association presents 2012 scholarship winner Ben Grove, who will attend Westminster College, and past winners Alvin Zhu (Julliard) and Ted Evangelista (Boston University).
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Steinway Gallery, 445 Main St., Pittsburgh, PA