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Our next three events comprise a lecture by ethnomusicologist and composer Victor Grauer on Music in Deep History, The Heinz Chapel Choir's annual Chamber Choir Festival, and concert by the Pitt's Symphony Orchestra. Grauer's lecture takes place on Friday, February 13 at 4 p.m. in Room 132 of the Music Building, the Heinz Chapel Choir and guest choirs will perform on Sunday, February 15 at 3 p.m.
Bellefield Hall Auditorium, free rogercond.jpg Gilda Lyons: Monarch Schumann: Piano Concerto with soloist Kaitlin Mitchell Dvorak: Serenade for Winds
Bellefield Hall Auditorium, free basses.jpg UPDATE: This was incorrectly published for February 17. February 18th is the correct date. Brahms: Serenade in D and Walton's Viola Concerto with soloist Sarah Albani
mattshepherd.jpg  Last December, members of the University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra premiered my short work Entremets for 14 winds and 2 percussionists. In the midst of Mendelssohn and Brahms, it was a little out of place—like some odd second cousin to the two great composers’ works. entremets.mp3 The story of how this little piece came to be is somewhat amusing, and at the request of Philip Thompson, I’m writing it here.
orchlandscape.JPG Bellefield Hall Auditorium, free Update: J.S. Bach's Canzona, BWV 588 (transcribed for brass choir by Roger Zahab) and Charles Ives's Symphony no. 2
orch_rz.JPG Bellefield Hall Auditorium, free Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
rehearsals etc. until the end - all events in Bellefield Hall Auditorium See the details on after the jump.
dress rehearsals [all events in Bellefield Hall Auditorium] NB. Ben Harris’s work has been rescheduled to the last concert of April 16th Monday March 24 at 7:30 pm in concert order: Weber Oberon Overture Nielsen: Violin Concerto Mahler Symphony no. 6 mvts 2 and 3 Tuesday March 25 please note this rehearsal begins at 8:30 pm concert order: Weber Oberon Overture Nielsen: Violin Concerto Mahler Symphony no. 6 mvts 2 and 3 Wednesday, March 26 Sound check at 7:10 pm

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