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The Process Behind the Book: Pittsburgh's Point Breeze
The Frick's Coffee & Culture series presents author and Point Breeze native Sarah Law speaking about her new history book in "Shootin' the Breeze: A Neighborhood Evolution and Pictorial Process Behind Pittsburgh's Point Breeze." Hear about George Washington, the Frick family, five famous authors, Bakery Square and the infamous Point Breeze Hotel.
The Process Behind the Book "Pittsburgh's Point Breeze"
The Frick's Coffee and Culture series presents author and Point Breeze native Sarah Law, in a talk titled "Shootin' the Breeze: A Neighborhood Evolution and Pictorial Process Behind "Pittsburgh's Point Breeze." Hear about George Washington, the Frick family, five famous authors, Bakery Square and the infamous Point Breeze Hotel.
The PCO celebrates America's Got Talent by featuring the winners of its annual Young Artist Competition. Violinist Ziqi Meng will play Wieniawski's Scherzo-Tarantelle. Thomas Ik-Hyun Kim will perform Cello Concerto #1 by Saint-Saens. Ariana Chiu will play part of the Piano Concerto #3 by Prokofiev. The orchestra will also play music by Americans Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland, and Alan Hovaness.
Pittsburgh Rockin Reunion
Pittsburgh Rockin' Reunion, $100 Single Ticket, Saturday, April 4, 2015, 4:00pm or 8:00pm, Benedum Center. Credit Card only, non-refundable Lou Christie, Jimmy Beaumont and the Skyliners, Chuck Blasco's Vogues, Donnie Iris, The Marcels, Jimmy Ross and the Jaggerz. M.C. Mike Frazer House Band
Moody Blues $125 single ticket, Monday, April 6, 2015, 7:30pm, Heinz Hall Credit card only, non-refundable
Seen by millions across the globe, this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives. Featuring the hit songs "Hungry Eyes," "Hey Baby," "Do you Love Me?" and the heart stopping "(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life."
Creativity in Hard Times: The Federal Music Project of the 1930s
Leslie Amper's lecture/piano recital includes images and historic recordings from the Great Depression as well as live performances of piano music by Florence Price, William Grant Still, Roger Sessions, Ruth Crawford and Aaron Copland. Amper's engaging and informative program clearly presents the vibrant contribution made by the Federal Music Project throughout the United States.