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October Concerts Hosted by Duquesne’s 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.

Friday, Oct. 1

Duquesne University Opera Workshop: Aria Marathon

Featuring director Guenko Guechev.

8 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Saturday, Oct. 2

One More Time for Nick

Featuring performances by Joe Negri, Maureen Budway, Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones, this concert will benefit the Nicholas Jordanoff Jazz Trumpet Scholarship. The concert is being held in conjunction with the dedication of the new Dr. Thomas D. Pappert Center for Performance and Innovation.

7 p.m., Pappert Center, School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: $20.

Registration is required. Call 412.396.6209 to register and for more information.

Sunday, Oct. 3

Music on the Mount

Featuring the Iron City Brass Quintet.

3 p.m., St. Mary of the Mount, 403 Grandview Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: Free.

Friday, Oct. 8

Duquesne University Wind Symphony and Symphony Band, featuring director Robert Cameron.

8 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Saturday, Oct. 16

Faculty Recital featuring clarinetist Ron Samuels, who will also teach a master class prior to his performance.

3 p.m., master class in the Pappert Center, 5 p.m., recital in the PNC Recital Hall, School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Sunday, Oct. 17

Duquesne University Symphony Orchestra featuring Music Director Laureate
Sidney Harth.

8 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Sunday, Oct. 24

Fantasy: Solo Piano Recital

A part of the Bicentennials on the Bluff series, this concert will include piano fantasies written by composers Frederic Chopin and Robert Schumann. Performers include David Allen Wehr, the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair. A pre-concert will feature Dr. Benjamin Binder, assistant professor of musicianship, who will perform selections from Schumann’s Carnaval and newly commissioned pieces inspired by the original work.

2:15 p.m., pre-concert event, 3 p.m., concert, PNC Recital Hall, Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Wednesday, Oct. 27

Duquesne University Jazz Ensemble with director Mike Tomaro, featuring the music of Eric Richards.

8 p.m., the Pappert Center, School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Saturday, Oct. 30

Performance featuring the Duquesne University Voices of Spirit and the Pappert

Men’s and Women’s Chorales, with conductors Christine Jordanoff and Robert Kurth.

8 p.m., University Chapel, Administration Building, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

Sunday, Oct. 31

Faculty Recital featuring pianist Kenneth Burky.

3 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Suggested donation: $10.

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