Beethoven on the Bluff Season One Concludes with Violin/Cello II
The Mary Pappert School of Music's Beethoven on the Bluff series will conclude its first season, The Early Years, with Violin/Cello II.
The Beethoven duo cycle continues at this concert with the featured pieces Three Sonatas for Violin and Piano, op. 30 (#6-8) and Sonata #3 for Cello and Piano, op. 69. Concert performers include David Allen Wehr, pianist and the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair; Noah Bendix-Balgley, violinist and concertmaster of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO); and Anne Martindale Williams, principal cellist for the PSO. A two-season concert series, Beethoven On the Bluff, will feature the major piano chamber works of renowned composer Ludwig van Beethoven. The first season, which was comprised of four concerts, focused on the music that Beethoven wrote between 1793 and 1801, while he was in his 20s.
When: Sunday, Feb. 16, at 3 p.m.
Where: PNC Recital Hall, School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Information: A $10 donation is suggested for admission to the concert. For more information, call the music school at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/music.
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