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WQED Cultural Calendar

Vive le Franck!
Date(s): 03/29/2015 Time: 4:00 pm
ELPC's Cathedral Concerts series presents a free concert featuring pianist Nathan Carterette and organist Edward Alan Moore in Cesar Franck's Grande Piece Symphonique for organ and the Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue for piano as well as the Prelude, Fugue, and Variation for organ and piano.
Presenter: East Liberty Presbyterian Church
East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Spring's Cheerful Greetings
Date(s): 03/29/2015 Time: 4:00 pm
Central Church begins a new concert series as guest soprano Katie Williams joins the church's Ensemble-in-Residence, the Academy Chamber Ensemble in works by Strauss, Mozart, Schubert, and Haydn. A goodwill offering will be received.
Location: Central Presbyterian Church, 305 Allegheny St, Tarentum, PA

Cyrus Forough, violin
Date(s): 03/30/2015 Time: 8:30 pm
Faculty violinist Cyrus Forough will be joined by pianist Vahan Sargsyan and composer/pianist Erberk Eryilmaz in a recital titled "Music Composed in the 20th and 21st Centuries" featuring works by Claude Debussy, Sergey Prokofiev, Witold Lutoslawski, Reza Najfar & Erberk Eryilmaz.
Location: Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Beauty and the Beast
Date(s): 03/31/2015 - 04/05/2015
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical, is based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film. This eye-popping spectacle has played to over 35 million people worldwide. It's a classic musical love story filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including "Be Our Guest" and the beloved title song.
Presenter: PNC Broadway Across America
Location: Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

Got Talent?
Date(s): 04/04/2015 Time: 7:30 pm
The PCO celebrates America's Got Talent by featuring the winners of its annual Young Artist Competition. Violinist Ziqi Meng will play Wieniawski's Scherzo-Tarantelle. Thomas Ik-Hyun Kim will perform Cello Concerto #1 by Saint-Saens. Ariana Chiu will play part of the Piano Concerto #3 by Prokofiev. The orchestra will also play music by Americans Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland, and Alan Hovaness.
Presenter: Pittsburgh Civic Orchestra
Upper St. Clair H.S., 1825 McLaughlin Run Rd., Upper St. Clair, PA
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