Starting next Friday there are enough outstanding events taking place in the span of five days that any one could easily get lost in the shuffle, so here's a summary of what's on deck.
Friday October 10: Pitt Night at the Symphony
$12-$25 depending on seating area for Pitt students, faculty and staff
Our friends at Pitt Arts are sponsoring this opportunity to hear violinist Sarah Chang give the world premiere of Theofanidis' soaring Violin Concerto then meet her after the concert for a dessert reception. The program also features music by John Adams and Rachmaninoff.
Order tickets by October 9 at 2 p.m. at the PITT ARTS office (929 William Pitt Union) or on-line.
Saturday, October 11
Indonesian Pop Superstar Rhoma Irama and his band Soneta
Bellefield Hall Auditorium at 8 p.m. FREE!
Sunday, October 12
The Heinz Chapel Choir presents a cappella music from around the world
Heinz Chapel, 3 p.m. FREE!
Tuesday, October 14
The Music on the Edge Chamber Orchestra
John Adams will give a pre-concert talk for this program featuring his music as well as music by Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead) and Pitt faculty composers Amy Williams and Roger Zahab
Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 8p.m.
Tickets available through ProArts and at the door.