Spring 2021 Audio and Video Releases

Our students and faculty worked extremely hard all semester in circumstances that could not have been more challenging to the process of making music, but somehow they managed to produce a wide variety of inspiring performances. We are sure you will enjoy this collection if their recent work.

Roger Zahab leads Pitt's Symphony Orchestra in this virtual performance of Judtih Weir's Sinfonia Comatica.

Professor Eric Moe and guest artist (and longtime friend of the Department) Robert Frankenberry give a stunning performance of David Del Tredici's Monsters.

Heinz Chapel Choir performs performs Ysaye Barnwell's "Wanting Memories."

Members of Pitt's Symphony Orchestra perform John Cage's Living Room Music." 

Heinz Chapel Choir performs Andre J. Thomas' arrangement fo "Rockin' Jerusalem."

Pitt's Symphony Orchestra presents a virtual performance of the Praeludium from Edvard Grieg's Holberg Suite.

Heinz Chapel Choir recorded, observing COVID-19 protocols, in Heinz Memorial Chapel in 2 semi-choirs of 21 singers each. These two recordings and those of our five virtual-only singers were mixed together in post-production. Please enjoy "When I Rise Up" by J. David Moore.

The Pitt Jazz Ensemble performs "I just Found Out About Love" featuring vocalist Logan Weiss.

The University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents a virtual performance of Alberto Nepomuceno's "Batuque" from Série Brasileira.

The Men's Glee Club performs "Songs of Love, Loss, and Hope."

Unfolding Voices: Experimental Improv and Composition is the culminating concert of Music 2720: Experimental Improv and Composition directed by Prof. Nicole Mitchell Gantt. In a set of duos and solos performed at Bellefield Hall, musicians explore new expressions of their improvisatory practice.

A new single from the Pitt Men's Glee Club titled "Fergus an' Molly" is now available on our SoundCloud page.

The Women's Choral Ensemble spring performance, Music in My Mother's House - Part 2, premiered on Friday, April 23 at 7 p.m.

The University Gamelan Spring 2021 Performance premiered on Friday, April 23 at 8 p.m. Download the program.

Ralph Guzzi leads the Pitt Jazz Ensemble in Stevie Wonder's "Overjoyed."

Yamoussa Camara and the African Music and Dance Ensemble livestreamed their spring concert on April 10. Featuring Maya Brown, dance