Music on the Edge

Co-directed by Eric Moe and Mathew Rosenblum, Music on the Edge (MOTE) presents about six concerts each year featuring visiting artists as well as the Music on the Edge Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Roger Zahab. The series is devoted to the performance of contemporary music by professional musicians.

Recent concerts featured International Contemporary Ensemble, Newband and the Harry Partch Instruments, grammy nominated cellist Dave Eggar, and exciting new ensembles such as JACK Quartet.

For Department of Music concert information and tickets, call 412-624-4125, or visit our Events Calendar.

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Music on the Edge 2021-22

Devon Osamu Tipp: New Music for Shakuhachi and Electroacoustic Sound
Saturday, October 23, 7:30 p.m.
Bellefield Hall Auditorium
Limited in-person attendance for Pitt students, faculty and staff. Free, registration required. Streaming will be available for the general public.

Pianist Jeanne Golan: It Takes One to Tango
Saturday, November 13, 8 p.m.
Bellefield Hall, Auditorium
Limited in-person attendance for Pitt students, faculty and staff. Free, registration required. Streaming will be available for the general public.

CANCELED – Percussionist Al Cerulo: Amplified Perception
Saturday, January 15, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum, Entrance Area
Co-presented with the Andy Warhol Museum
Open to the general public with advance ticket purchase only

Da Capo Chamber Players
Saturday, March 26, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum, Theater
Co-presented with the Andy Warhol Museum
Open to the general public with advance ticket purchase only

Tony Arnold and JACK Quartet
Saturday, April 9, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum, Theater
Co-presented with the Andy Warhol Museum
Open to the general public with advance ticket purchase only

Location, date, and time are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information visit our Web site at music.pitt.edu/mote or call 412-624-4125.

Music on the Edge is generously supported by the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Pitt Arts, the Bessie Pearl Snyder Music Legacy Fund, the Amphion Foundation, The Pittsburgh Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, the Opportunity Fund, The Fine Foundation, University of Pittsburgh’s Humanities Center, and Pitt’s Year of Creativity. Special thanks to Dr. Owen Cantor, Lisa and Harry Levinson, and Kathleen Montgomery.

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