Choral Music of Nathan Carterette
Apr
30
7:00 pm19:00

Choral Music of Nathan Carterette

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Choral music composed by Nathan Carterette, for Church of the Redeemer choir - a grand setting of Song of Solomon for Easter; a lyrical Psalm 23; four settings of Spirituals; and assorted shorter works. Free one hour concert.

Kathy Soroka - Lieder Recital
May
20
2:00 pm14:00

Kathy Soroka - Lieder Recital

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

A concert of mixed vocal repertoire with Kathy Soroka, mezzo-soprano. Sponsored by the Tuesday Musical Club, this recital will feature a group of songs by Nikolai Medtner as well as late Pittsburgh composer David Stock. 

Westminster Presbyterian Church
Jun
22
5:00 pm17:00

Westminster Presbyterian Church

  • Westminster Presbyterian Church

An all-Wagner program on both piano and organ, featuring the Prelude to Lohengrin; Isolde's Liebestod arranged by Franz Liszt; and the Ride of the Valkyries, arranged for organ by Edwin Lemare. For more information please visit their website.

Arsenal Duo at Great Lakes Regional Convention
Jul
3
8:00 pm20:00

Arsenal Duo at Great Lakes Regional Convention

  • Stambaugh Auditorium

Arsenal Duo performs an all-American program of music for piano and organ for the 2017 Great Lakes Region AGO Convention!

 

We will be performing in the fabulous hall where we made our debut in 2013, Youngstown's Stambaugh Auditorium.

 

Program TBA.

Arsenal Duo at Grace & St Stephen's
Oct
8
3:00 pm15:00

Arsenal Duo at Grace & St Stephen's

  • Grace and St Stephen's Episcopal Church

The Arsenal Duo presents Beethoven's Choral Fantasy with the Choir of Grace & St Stephen's Episcopal church! This is a one-time only concert that is not to be missed. 

James Madison University
Apr
5
8:00 pm20:00

James Madison University

  • James Madison University

Chamber recital with violinist Jacob Roege, featuring Cesar Franck's Violin Sonata in A and Quentin Kim's fabulous "Dreamscapes." 


Arsenal Duo at Wilson College
Mar
26
3:00 pm15:00

Arsenal Duo at Wilson College

  • Wilson College

Van Looy Concert Series at Wilson College presents the Arsenal Duo. 

Tickets are $7 for adults and free for students.

Program includes Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto, Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, and selected movements from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet! And, as always, the Star-Spangled Banner.

 

Bach's Birthday
Mar
19
4:00 pm16:00

Bach's Birthday

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Renaissance at Redeemer's 6th Annual Bach's birthday, with MC/organist Nathan Carterette, playing the Fantasia & Fugue in g minor. Justin Wallace performs the harpsichord concerto in f minor, and Dr Caron Daley leads the choral ensemble in Cantata BWV 4, "Christ lag in Todesbanden." Birthday party follows the concert.

Renaissance City Winds
Mar
12
7:00 pm19:00

Renaissance City Winds

  • Kresge Theatre - CMU Fine Arts Building

A concert with Renaissance City Winds featuring Saint-Saëns' Caprice on Danish and Russian Airs, Roussel's Divertissement, and Sidewalk Divertimenti by Efraín Amaya.


For more information please visit http://rcwinds.org/

Pittsburgh Camerata (Pgh Theological Seminary)
Feb
11
7:30 pm19:30

Pittsburgh Camerata (Pgh Theological Seminary)

  • Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Nathan Carterette performs Ravel's 'Miroirs,' interspersed with choral movements sung by the Pittsburgh Camerata. 

 

The first of the two concerts will be held at Hicks Memorial Chapel at the the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, in Highland Park.

 

For more information, please visit pittsburghcamerata.org

For a direct link to purchase tickets, please visit http://pittsburghcamerata.org/products

First Friday - French Piano Music
Feb
3
12:10 pm12:10

First Friday - French Piano Music

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

A recital of French piano music.

 

Chopin, Preludes op.28 (excerpts)

Messiaen, The Kiss of the Infant Jesus (from Vingt Regards)

Ravel, Miroirs

Arsenal Duo - Choral Fantasy
Jan
29
3:00 pm15:00

Arsenal Duo - Choral Fantasy

  • East Liberty Presbyterian Church

The Arsenal Duo joins forces with the Duquesne University Choirs and director Caron Daley for a fabulous program. Centered around Beethoven's Choral Fantasy, this concert will have a wide range of music for different sized choirs as well as piano and organ.

Free.

Poets of the Piano - The Music of Quentin Kim
Dec
12
7:30 pm19:30

Poets of the Piano - The Music of Quentin Kim

  • CMU - Kresge Hall, College of Fine Arts

Quentin Kim returns to Pittsburgh for a concert of his chamber music, presented by Poets of the Piano at Carnegie-Mellon University. Also featured on this concert are Joshua Huang, violin and Cecilia Caughman, cello.

 

Variations on an Olden Korean Tune, for cello and piano (Cecilia Caughman, cello; Quentin Kim, piano)

Trio in c# minor (Joshua Huang, violin; Cecilia Caughman, cello; Nathan Carterette, piano)

Piano Sonata in g# minor (Nathan Carterette, piano)

Dreamscape, for violin and piano (Joshua Huang, violin; Nathan Carterette, piano)

 

This concert is free and will last about one hour.

For parking: there is on-street parking behind/around the College of Fine Arts Building on Frew and Tech Streets. Additionally, there is parking available at the East Campus Parking Garage off Forbes. After 5 pm, it is free.

 

Poets of the Piano - IV. Phantasmagoria
Dec
2
12:10 pm12:10

Poets of the Piano - IV. Phantasmagoria

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Poets of the Piano returns for its third season. 

 

When composers wanted to push the limits of emotion and personal drama in their music to the edge, they turned to the Fantasy.

 

The fourth and final concert in this series is music of Gothic or diabolic dreams. Quentin Kim's four-movement sonata depicts a journey into the subconscious, while Liszt's Mephisto Waltz is inspired by Lenau's depiction of Mephisto hypnotizing a crowd with his violin playing.

Schumann - Des Abends / In der Nacht

Medtner - March of the Paladin / The Bells

Quentin Kim - Sonata in g# minor

Liszt - Mephisto Waltz

Recital in Shaker Hts OH
Nov
18
7:30 pm19:30

Recital in Shaker Hts OH

  • Christ Episcopal Church

Recital at Christ Church, Shaker Heights OH

Messiaen - Le baiser de l'enfant Jésus (from Vingt Regards)

Quentin Kim - Sonata in g# minor

Beethoven - Sonata in c# minor, op.27 no.2 "Moonlight"

Schubert - Wanderer Fantasy

Renaissance City Winds
Nov
6
2:00 pm14:00

Renaissance City Winds

  • Allegheny Riverstone Center for the Arts

Chamber music concert with Renaissance City Winds celebrating the 10th anniversary of Allegheny RiverStone concerts in Foxburg, PA.

The program will feature the quintet of Roussel, the Caprice on Danish and Russian Airs of Saint-Saens, and a work by the ensemble's bassoonist, Jim Whipple.

Poets of the Piano - III. Sonata Fantasies
Nov
4
12:10 pm12:10

Poets of the Piano - III. Sonata Fantasies

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Poets of the Piano returns for its third season. 

 

When composers wanted to push the limits of emotion and personal drama in their music to the edge, they turned to the Fantasy.

 

The third concert of this four-part series features sonatas freed from their form by fantasy.

Beethoven - Sonata quasi una fantasia in E-flat, op.27 no.1

Scriabin - Sonata-Fantasie no.2, op.19

Beethoven - Sonata quasi una fantasia in c# minor, op.27 no.2 "Moonlight"

Poets of the Piano - II. Baroque Fantasies
Oct
7
12:10 pm12:10

Poets of the Piano - II. Baroque Fantasies

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Poets of the Piano returns for its third season. 

 

When composers wanted to push the limits of emotion and personal drama in their music to the edge, they turned to the Fantasy.

 

The second program in this series features music inspired by the Baroque:

Liszt - Prelude on Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen

Liszt - Fantasia and Fugue on BACH

Ravel - Le tombeau de Couperin

Poets of the Piano - Fantasia
Sep
9
12:30 pm12:30

Poets of the Piano - Fantasia

  • Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church

The first part of Poets of the Piano gets a repeat performance in Greentree. A talk is interspersed with the music.

 

Bach - Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue, BWV 903

Mozart - Fantasia in c minor, K475

Schubert - Wanderer Fantasy, D760

Poets of the Piano - I. Fantasia in saecula saeculorum
Sep
2
12:10 pm12:10

Poets of the Piano - I. Fantasia in saecula saeculorum

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Poets of the Piano returns for its third season. 

 

When composers wanted to push the limits of emotion and personal drama in their music to the edge, they turned to the Fantasy.

 

The first program in this four-part series features,

Bach - Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue, BWV 903

Mozart - Fantasia in c minor, KV 475

Schubert - Wanderer-Fantasie

Arsenal Duo - St John's Youngstown
Mar
18
7:30 pm19:30

Arsenal Duo - St John's Youngstown

  • St John's Episcopal Church

St John's Episcopal Church in Youngstown, OH presents the Arsenal Duo in concert. 

Featuring Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, Liszt's Totentanz, and selected solo works for piano and organ.

 

For more information, please visit their website.

First Friday - Candice Shaugnessy
Mar
4
12:10 pm12:10

First Friday - Candice Shaugnessy

  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Art Song recital with mezzo-soprano Candice Shaugnessy, featuring songs of Poulenc (Four Poems of Apollinaire), Richard Strauss (from opus 12) and HT Burleigh's spiritual arrangements. This concert is free with donations accepted.

Poets of the Piano - IV. Songs of Night, Love and Morning
Dec
11
12:30 pm12:30

Poets of the Piano - IV. Songs of Night, Love and Morning

  • Wallace Memorial Church

SECOND FRIDAY SERENADES: Nathan's 'Poets of the Piano' series now has a reprise performance on the Second Friday of each month at Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church in the South Hills. These concerts are free and open to the public. Donations benefit the Wallace Music Program.

 

A pre-concert talk begins at 12.30 pm, followed by a break at 1, and the concert begins at 1.10 pm. Come to either or both!

 

Poets of the Piano is a piano recital series in four parts devoted to the pianist as 'reciter' and composer as 'poet' of music. The fourth and final concert presents music of the night (nocturnes), love (serenades) and morning (aubades). 

 

Chopin - Berceuse, op.57

Schubert-Liszt - Ständchen (from Schwanengesang)

Debussy - Serenade for the Doll (from Children's Corner)

Chopin - Three Nocturnes, op.9

Grieg - Morning Mood, from Peer Gynt (transcribed by Grigory Ginzburg)

Medtner - Canzona matinata, op.39 no.4

Ravel - Alborado del gracioso (from Miroirs)

Poets of the Piano - IV. Songs of Night, Love and Morning
Dec
4
12:10 pm12:10

Poets of the Piano - IV. Songs of Night, Love and Morning

  • Church of the Redeemer

OSHER and Renaissance at Redeemer presents Poets of the Piano, a four-part concert series devoted to the pianist as 'reciter' and composer as 'poet' of music. The fourth and final concert presents music of the night (nocturnes), love (serenades) and morning (aubades). 

 

Chopin - Berceuse, op.57

Schubert-Liszt - Ständchen (from Schwanengesang)

Debussy - Serenade for the Doll (from Children's Corner)

Chopin - Three Nocturnes, op.9

Grieg - Morning Mood, from Peer Gynt (transcribed by Grigory Ginzburg)

Medtner - Canzona matinata, op.39 no.4

Ravel - Alborado del gracioso (from Miroirs)

Poets of the Piano - III. Sacred Inspiration and Apocalyptica
Nov
13
12:30 pm12:30

Poets of the Piano - III. Sacred Inspiration and Apocalyptica

  • Wallace Memorial Church

SECOND FRIDAY SERENADES: Nathan's 'Poets of the Piano' series now has a reprise performance on the Second Friday of each month at Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church in the South Hills. These concerts are free and open to the public. Donations benefit the Wallace Music Program.

 

A pre-concert talk begins at 12.30 pm, followed by a break at 1, and the concert begins at 1.10 pm. Come to either or both!

 

Poets of the Piano is a piano recital series in four parts devoted to the pianist as 'reciter' and composer as 'poet' of music. This third concert is devoted to music of sacred inspiration, as well as music declaring the end is nigh. 

 

Bach - Prelude and Fugue in e-flat minor, WTC I, BWV 853

Debussy - The Sunken Cathedral

Messiaen - Le Baiser de l'Enfant Jésus (from Twenty Contemplations on the Baby Jesus)

Scriabin - Vers la flamme

Liszt - Legend: St Francis of Paolo Walks on the Waters

Taylor Memorial Concerts - Colorado Springs
Nov
8
3:00 pm15:00

Taylor Memorial Concerts - Colorado Springs

  • Grace and St Stephen's Episcopal Church

Grace and St Stephen's Taylor Memorial Concerts presents the Arsenal Duo in concert, Sunday, November 8th at 3 pm.

The program will feature some of the Duo's most popular selections, including Liszt's Totentanz and Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue.

For more information please visit Taylor Memorial Concerts' website.