A A Email Print Share

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/musicevents.


Thursday, Feb. 5

Jazz Ensemble performance featuring director Mike Tomaro.

7:30 p.m., Dr. Thomas D. Pappert Center for Performance and Innovation, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Friday, Feb. 6

An Evening of Country and Bluegrass Music

Faculty recital featuring vocalist Dr. Rachel Whitcomb.

7:30 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10. 


Sunday, Feb. 8

Music on the Mount: My Funny Valentine

This performance will feature the Jazz Chamber Groups with director Jeff Bush. The Music on the Mount provides Duquesne University music students with a community outreach opportunity and a music performance for the community to enjoy.

3 p.m., St. Mary of the Mount Parish, Mt. Washington, 403 Grandview Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.


Tuesday, Feb. 10

Wind Symphony and Symphony Band performance featuring conductor Dr. Robert C. Cameron.

7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Sunday, Feb. 15

Symphony Orchestra and Combined Choirs performance with directors Jeffrey Turner and Craig G. Cannon and featuring baritone Guenko Guechev. The program will include Fledermaus Overture by composer Johann Strauss; Reveille Sounds by Georgy Svirdov; Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin; and Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky and Maurice Ravel.

7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.


Monday, Feb. 23

Beethoven on the Bluff presents Concert VIII: Violin/Cello IV

The Beethoven on the Bluff series concludes with this performance, which will feature Ludwig van Beethoven's Kreutzer Sonata for violin and piano; his final violin sonata; and sets of variations for cello and piano on melodies from popular works by Wolfgang Mozart and George Frideric Handel. Guest artists include violinist Noah Bendix-Balgley, concertmaster of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO), and Anne Martindale Williams, principal cellist for the PSO, who will perform with David Allen Wehr, pianist and the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair at the School of Music.

7:30 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Suggested donation: $10.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
www.duq.edu