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    February Concerts Hosted by the Mary Pappert School of Music

    For the most up-to-date performance and recital information, call the Mary Pappert School of Music at 412.396.6083 or visit www.duq.edu/music.


    Sunday, Feb. 9

    Symphony Orchestra concert featuring conductor Jeffrey Turner.

    7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Monday, Feb. 10

    Faculty Recital featuring cellist Adam Liu and pianist David Allen Wehr, piano

    7:30 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Friday, Feb. 14

    Pittsburgh Song Collaborative featuring pianist Benjamin Binder with soprano Laura Knoop Very, tenor Joseph Gaines and pianist Karen Roethlisberger Verm.

    7:30 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Sunday, Feb. 16

    Beethoven on the Bluff IV: Violin/Cello II

    In Violin/Cello II, the fourth and final concert of season one of the Beethoven on the Bluff series, the Beethoven cycle continues with Three Sonatas for Violin and Piano, op. 30 (#6-8) and Sonata #3 for Cello and Piano, op. 69. Concert performers include David Allen Wehr, pianist and the Jack W. Geltz Distinguished Piano Chair; Noah Bendix-Balgley, violinist and concertmaster of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO); and Anne Martindale Williams, principal cellist for the PSO.

    3 p.m., PNC Recital Hall, Mary Pappert School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Wind Symphony and Symphony Band concert featuring conductor Robert Cameron.

    7:30 p.m., Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Thursday, Feb. 20

    The Music of the Beatles

    Back by popular demand, the Jazz Ensemble with director Mike Tomaro will present another performance of The Music of the Beatles.

    7:30 p.m., the Power Center Ballroom, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10. 


    Sunday, Feb. 23

    Music on the Mount: Green Light Saxophone Quartet

    This series of free music concerts at Mt. Washington's Saint Mary of the Mount parish provides Duquesne music students with a community outreach opportunity and a music performance for the community to enjoy. This performance will feature director James Houlik, director and professor and co-chair of woodwinds at the Mary Pappert School of Music.

    3 p.m., St. Mary of the Mount, Mount Washington, 403 Grandview Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Cost: Free.


    Thursday, Feb. 27

    Fourth River Music Project featuring director Lynn Purse and guest composer

    David Borden.

    7:30 p.m., Dr. Thomas D. Pappert Center for Performance and Innovation, School of Music, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Suggested donation: $10.

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