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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/musicevents.


Sunday, Sept. 11

Schubert on the Bluff: Appalachian Spring

Season two of Duquesne University's Schubert on the Bluff kicks off with Appalachian Spring featuring favorite works by Schubert as well as ones by American classical composer Aaron Copland. Dr. Edward Kocher, the William Patrick Power, C.S.Sp., Endowed Chair in Academic Leadership, will present a pre-concert discussion about the history and background of Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man that will culminate in a performance by Duquesne faculty and students.

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

Reserved seating: $10.


Monday, Sept. 12

Uptown Jazz Series

Performance by the Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra Little Big Band, featuring artistic director Mike Tomaro.

7:30 p.m., Genesius Theater, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

General admission: $10.
 

Saturday, Sept. 24

Homecoming Concert

Performance by the Alumni Jazz Bands, featuring artistic director Mike Tomaro.

5 p.m., Union Ballroom, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Free admission.


Monday, Sept. 26

Faculty recital featuring Aaron White on the double bass.

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

General admission: $10.
 

Tuesday, Sept. 27

Performance by the Wind Symphony and the Symphony Band, featuring conductor Dr. Robert C. Cameron.

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

General admission: $10.


Friday, Sept. 30

Opera Workshop: Aria Night

Featuring Opera Workshop Director Guenko Guechev.

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

General admission: $10.

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