Carnegie Mellon University professor Monique Mead brought in three students from her Art of Audience Engagement class to discuss their ongoing projects from the semester. Theresa Abalos discusses a project involving Afghan Refugee women in Pittsburgh, Emily Galllagher discusses 'Yoga with Musicians: A Transformative Yoga Experience with Live Music', and Evan Tegley discusses 'Virtuosi in the Making'; a project involving CMU's Osher students.
Nathan Carterette, Dan Fleegle, and Flavio Chamis stopped by WQED to talk about their upcoming project, "The Rube Goldberg Variations" happening at the New Hazlett Theater on April 25-28. The show combines J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations with dance and acting. You can find more information at www.attacktheatre.com/goldberg .
The Arsenal Duo with organist Edward Alan Moore and pianist Nathan Carterette perform a free concert in the Cathedral Concert series at East Liberty Presbyterian Church at 3pm on Sunday April 12 2019. The centerpiece is Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin. Dr. Moore and Nathan stopped by the QED Morning Show on Friday to preview the event with a recording made at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown.
WQED-FM's sat down with both Leonard Slatkin and pianist Garrick Ohlsson about this weekend's concerts at Heinz Hall with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. It's a birthday celebration for Leonard Slatkin and Garrick Ohlsson plays the Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 4.
Guitarist Michael Chapdelaine performs tomorrow night as part of the Pittsburgh Classical Guitar Society concert series. The concert takes place on Saturday April 13th, 7pm at Church of the Redeemer in Squirrel Hill. Michael stopped by WQED-FM to talk about the concert.
The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra performs a concert titled "Musical Friendships" - Saturday April 13th, 7:30pm at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center. Maestro James Blachly and soloist Owen Dalby talk about the concert with WQED-FM's Anna Singer.