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‘Beethoven on the Bluff’ Series Presents ‘Archduke Trio/Diabelli Variations’

The Mary Pappert School of Music will present Concert VI: Archduke Trio/Diabelli Variations, the second installment of the Beethoven on the Bluff Season Two: The Late Years concert series.

 

Season Two: The Late Years focuses on works composed by Ludwig van Beethoven during the last decade of his life. Archduke Trio/Diabelli Variations will feature performances of Beethoven’s works, Piano Trio (Archduke), op. 97 and 33 Variations on a Waltz of Diabelli, op. 120.

 

The Piano Trio will be performed by the Duquesne Piano Trio—an ensemble composed of music faculty members David Allen Wehr, Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair and artistic director of the Beethoven series; Charles Stegeman, professor and chair of strings; and Adam Liu, adjunct professor of cello.

 

Wehr will perform 33 Variations on a Waltz of Diabelli, op. 120, which is scored for solo piano.

 

When:   Monday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m.

 

Where:   PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

 

Information: A $10 donation is suggested for admission to Archduke Trio/Diabelli Variations. For more information, call the School of Music at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/beethoven.

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