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Chamber Music at Old St. Luke's presents Cuarteto Bravo
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 2:00 pm
Cuarteto Bravo is Pittsburgh's premier tango quartet. The ensemble provides danceable live music to tango dancers while entertaining and educating new audiences. The quartet (which includes a bandoneon) connects with the audience and dancers through a carefully selected repertoire of masterpieces. Their performances are full of the drive, energy, and passionate flair that tango lovers crave!
Location: Old St. Luke's Church 330 Old Washington Pike Carnegie PA 15106
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Zaffiro Trio
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 3:00 pm
Zaffiro Trio will be presenting a full recital featuring the World Premiere of "Fantasia for Piano, Clarinet and Cello Op. 49" by Robert Schultz. Works by Beethoven and Brahms will also be on the program. Tina Faigen (piano), Mary Beth Malek (clarinet) & Paula Tuttle (cello).
Location: Bellefield Hall 315 S. Bellefield Ave. Oakland
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We Remember: A Concert to Celebrate the Inner Life of Anne Frank
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 2:00 PM
Pittsburgh contralto Daphne Alderson and Philadelphia pianist Norma Meyer will perform the season premier of the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall's "Listen Locally" series. A dessert reception with the performers follows the performance. Tickets are $15 in advance; $20 at the door; students are $5 at www.carnegiecarnegie.org or call 412-276-3456.
Location: Carnegie Carnegie Hall 300 Beechwood Avenue, Carnegie
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Seraphic Singers in Concert
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 4:00 PM
12- voice professional female vocal ensemble singing a great variety of music with percussion, violin, cello and piano accompaniment. Freewill offering. Sponsored by Westminster's Music and Arts Series. The Sept. 25th concert includes the well-loved folk tune "Shenandoah" and Manhattan Transfer's version of "Tuxedo Junction" and "Route 66".
Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2040 Washington Rd., Upper St. Clair PA
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TMC Scholars Recital
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 2:00 PM
Tuesday Musical Club presents 2016 Scholarship winners in Recital. Inori Sakai -Violin -( Julliard)Omri Barak - trumpet - (Curtis Institute)Nico Sleator - Piano( The New School of Contemporary Music)Jacob McAleavey - Double Bass (Duquesne)Kyle Johnson - cello (CMU)Alexandra Aks and Sarah Nadler- Hannah Shea Sopranos (CMU)A meet and greet reception will follow the performance
Presenter: Tuesday Musical Club
Location: Rodef Shalom's Levy Hall, 4905 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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A Feast of Flute Music
Date(s): 09/25/2016 Time: 3:00 pm
On Sept.25, at 3:00 pm Music Plus begins its 7th season with "A Feast of Flute Music", staring PSO Principal Flute Lorna McGee, with Sung-Im KIm on piano. A 2:30 preconcert will be the Piano Students of Maureen Valenzi. Freewill offering. Dessert reception. For more information call 412-741-6650
Location: St. James Church, 200 Walnut Street, Sewickley

Major Winners Recitals
Date(s): 09/25/2016 - 11/06/2016 Time: 2:00 PM
The Pittsburgh Concert Society promotes the finest Pittsburgh-based classical musicians, all selected by adjudicators of national stature, providing each winner with a formal recital opportunity as well as a financial award. For more information and tickets call 412-279-2970
Presenter: Pittsburgh Concert Society
09/25 - 2:00 PM
10/23 - 2:00 pm
11/06 - 2:00 PM
Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
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Jazzlive James Johnson III
Date(s): 09/27/2016 Time: 5:00-8:00 PM
Jazzlive-TrustArts.org-412-456-6666
Location: The Cabaret Theater, 655 Penn Ave.
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Russian Grand Ballet presents 'Sleeping Beauty'
Date(s): 09/28/2016 Time: 7:30 PM
Russian Grand Ballet's 'Sleeping Beauty' will feature majestic sets and Renaissance-inspired costumes, technical brilliance and bravura dancing by outstanding performers, Tchaikovsky’s glorious score and a cast of fantastical characters - the Sleeping Beauty will captivate the hearts and imagination of all generations of ballet enthusiasts. Full-length ballet in Three Acts with two intermissions. Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Choreography by Marius Petipa / Lovingly Retouched by Vladimir Troshchenko; Libretto by Ivan Vsevolozhskiy and Marius Petipa.Tickets ($29.25 - $79.25) and information, call 412-456-6666.
Location: Byham Theater, 101 Sixth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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RAD Concert
Date(s): 09/28/2016 Time: 7:00 PM
Celebrate RADical Days with a free hour-long concert at Heinz Hall! Assistant Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong leads the orchestra in a program full of musical storytelling. Music lovers young and old will be swept away by Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship” fromScheherazade, dance to Copland’s “Hoe Down” from"Rodeo"and thrill to Dukas’ iconic"The Sorcerer’s Apprentice."Duquesne University Young Artist National Concerto Competition winner Julian Rhee joins the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for the final movement of Brahms’s Violin Concerto
Presenter: Pittsburgh Symphony
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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