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September 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.

Sunday, Sept. 9
Budapest on the Bluff: Fife and Drums

The first in the five-concert series Budapest on the Bluff, this performance will feature pieces including Old Hungarian Dances for Woodwind Quintet, Hungarian Fantasy for Two Flutes and Piano, op. 35 and Pequena Czarda for Saxophone and Piano. Performers include nine members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra who teach at the School of Music along with David Allen Wehr, the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair and artistic director of the series. Dr. Benjamin Binder, assistant professor of musicianship, will provide a season overview prior to the concert.

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

Suggested donation: $10.

Thursday, Sept. 20
Wind Symphony and Symphony Band performance, featuring conductor Robert Cameron.
8 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Oakland.

Suggested donation: $10.

Sunday, Sept. 23
Music on the Mount: DeBroff String Quartet
This series of free chamber music concerts at Mt. Washington’s Saint Mary of the Mount Parish provides Duquesne music students with a community outreach opportunity as well as a music performance for the community to enjoy.
3 p.m., St. Mary of the Mount, Mount Washington, 403 Grandview Ave., Pittsburgh.

Cost: Free.

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.