Benjamin Britten's The Beggar's Opera
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
The Beggar's Opera is a ballad opera in three acts written in 1728 by John Gay with music adapted by Benjamin Britten in 1948. The Beggar's Opera is widely considered Gay's best known work. Philip Walsh, conductor; Dan Rigazzi, stage director.
Date: 10/22/2014 -          10/25/2014
10/22 - 8:00 pm
10/23 - 8:00 pm
10/24 - 8:00 pm
10/25 - 2:00 pm

Location: Chosky Theater, Purnell Center for the Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
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Carnegie Mellon Holiday Concert
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
Under the direction of Andres Cardenes, the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic will feature award-winning pianist Luis Hernandez on Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. The Chorus will join the Philharmonic on Vivaldi's Gloria. Also on the program will be Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.
Date: 12/04/2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Haydn's Il mondo della luna
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
Il mondo della luna ("The World on the Moon") is an opera buffa in three acts by Joseph Haydn with a libretto by Carlo Goldoni. Goldoni's text is a clever satire on contemporary human relationships and customs: the gullibility and ignorance of human beings; the institution of marriage; the superiority and arrogance that come with power; and human pretension and falsehood. Christopher Larkin, conductor; Greg Lehane, stage director.
Date: 01/22/2015 -          01/25/2015
01/22 - 8:00 pm
01/23 - 8:00 pm
01/24 - 8:00 pm
01/25 - 2:00 pm

Location: Chosky Theater, Purnell Center for the Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
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Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
Guest conductor David Effron leads the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic in William Kraft's Concerto for Timpani and Orchestra featuring Siu Yan Yap, Mozart's Overture to The Magic Flute; Arnold Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony #2, and Robert Schumann's Symphony #2.
Date: 01/25/2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic & Choirs
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
Guest conductor Manfred Honeck leads the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic & Choirs in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Requiem Mass, and Dvorak's "New World" Symphony #9.
Date: 02/19/2015
Time: 8:00 pm
Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic
Presented by: Carnegie Mellon School of Music
Andres Cardenes leads the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic in Samuel Barber's Symphony in One Movement, Beethoven's Symphony #3 "Eroica." Faculty artist Jennifer Aylmer will sing Donizetti's "Quel guardo, il cavaliere" from Don Pasquale, Mozart's "L'amero, saro costante" from Il re pastore, and Rossini's "Vorrei spiegavari il giubilo" from La cambiale di matrimonio.
Date: 04/22/2015
Time: 8:00 pm
Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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