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Music on the Edge

Music on the Edge and The Andy Warhol Museum’s presentation of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) was chosen as one of Pittsburgh’s top ten classical concerts of 2010 by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Post-Gazette classical music critic Andy Druckenbrod compiles the annual list, which this year included concerts by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society, and Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, among others.

March 19, 2011 - 8:00pm

Music on the Edge and The Andy Warhol Museum will present Newband and the Harry Partch instruments at the New Hazlett Theater on March 19th. The masters of microtonal music will perform on instruments invented by the iconoclastic Just Intonation composer Harry Partch (1901-1974) as well as instruments invented by composer and Newband co-founder Dean Drummond.

March 13, 2010 - 8:00pm

Co-presented with The Andy Warhol Museum

Music by Douglas Boyce, Eric Moe, Kyle Bartlett, and Salvatore Sciarrino

The Andy Warhol Museum

 “...superb musicians…” —The New York Times

March 5, 2011 - 8:00pm

Music on the Edge and The Andy Warhol Museum present entelechron

February 19, 2011 - 8:00pm

Music on the Edge and The Andy Warhol Museum will present clarinetist Jean Kopperud and percussionist Tom Kolor in a program titled Rated X II, five premieres that push the boundaries of contemporary music.

February 4, 2011 - 8:00pm

Music on the Edge will present cellist Dave Eggar with his trio DEORO, featuring Chuck Palmer on drums and bassist Tom Pirozzi. The concert takes place at Bellefield Hall Auditorium on Friday, February 4 at 8 p.m. and includes music by Huang Ro, Somei Satoh, Annie Gosfield, Fred Hersch, and DEORO.

January 29, 2011 - 8:00pm

Third Coast Percussion will perform at the Carnegie Lecture Hall at 8 p.m. on Saturday, January 29 in a program co-presented by Music on the Edge, The Andy Warhol Museum, and The Carnegie Museum of Art.

October 23, 2010 - 8:00pm

Widely regarded as one of Europe's premiere contemporary music groups, Cikada will perform Eivind Buene's Possible Cities/Essential Landscapes, Lars Petter Hagen's Funeral March in memory of Edvard Grieg, and Carola Bauckholt's Treibstoff ("Fuel").

February 25, 2010 - 8:00pm

Dave Eggar, Charles Palmer, and Rob Frankenberry premiere a new work by Elliott Sharp along with music by Mathew Rosenblum, Alvin Lucier, Charles Wourinen, and others.


March 19, 2010 - 4:00pm

We regret to announce that Dean Drummond's lecture has been canceled.

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