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February Concerts Hosted by the Mary Pappert School of Music

For the most up-to-date performance and recital information, call the Mary Pappert School of Music at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/music.


Tuesday, Feb. 5

Faculty Recital featuring cellist Adam Liu, pianist David Allen Wehr and violinist Rachel Stegeman.

8 p.m., concert, PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Thursday, Feb. 7

Duquesne University Wind Symphony and Symphony Band concert featuring conductor Robert Cameron.

8 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Sunday, Feb. 10

Budapest on the Bluff: Hungarian Harmonies

The Budapest on the Bluff series concludes with Hungarian Harmonies, a concert that will highlight works by composers Franz Schubert, Zoltan Kodály and Johannes Brahms. Performers include Adjunct Professor of Viola/Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) artists Marylene Gingras-Roy; international concert artist Cynthia Raim; former PSO concertmaster Andrés Cárdenes; PSO Principal Cellist Anne Martindale Williams; and David Allen Wehr, the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair and artistic director of the concert series. The concert will be preceded by a special performance by Adjunct Music Professor Rebecca Rollett featuring Hungarian harpsichord music.

2:30 p.m. pre-concert performance, 3 p.m., concert, PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Friday, Feb. 22, and Sunday, Feb. 24

Opera Workshop: Dialogues of the Carmelites

Under the direction of Guenko Guechev, the Opera Workshop will present Francis Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites, fully staged and accompanied by the Duquesne Symphony Orchestra, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Poulenc's death.

8 p.m., Friday, 2 p.m., Sunday, Carnegie Music Hall, 300 Beechwood Ave., Carnegie.

Suggested donation: $10.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.