Concert Season Kicks Off with A Little Night Music
The Mary Pappert School of Music will kick off its 2006–2007 concert season with A Little Night Music, a special performance celebrating the endowment and appointment of Duquesne Professor David Allen Wehr as the new Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair.
The concert will feature solo piano music inspired by the night, including Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, Ravel’s Gaspard de la nuit, Wagner’s Ode to the Evening Star, Utterback’s Candlelight Blues, Bartok’s Night Music, Griffes’ Lake at Evening, Liszt’s Evening Harmonies, nocturnes by Poulenc and Chopin, and serenades by Rachmaninoff, Falla and Debussy.
The suggested donation is $10. Call 412.396.6083 for more information.
Where: PNC Recital Hall, The Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University campus
When: Sunday, Sept. 10, 3 p.m.
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