Chatham University Spring 2019 Music Events Announced

The Chatham University Music Program has announced the spring 2019 Musical Performance calendar. Unless otherwise noted, all performances are free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Pauline Rovkah, Director of the Piano Program, at rovkah@chatham.edu or 412-365-1679.

Music for Food: Chamber Music Recital
February 9, 7:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Featuring works by Bohuslav Martinu and Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Clarion Quartet with Dimitri Papadimitriou, piano 

Songs from The Heart: A Musical Valentine
February 15, 7:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Katherine Soroka, soprano
Nathan Carterette, piano

Music from Ireland: Art songs and Arias
March 15, 4:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Featuring works by Victor Herbert and song transcriptions of Irish folk music by Benjamin Britten
Voice Ruud Scholars: Felli Fello, Justine Barry, Kathlyn Salmon and Sarah Krastman
Walter Morales, piano

Music for Food: Chamber Music Recital
March 24, 7:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Featuring works by Beethoven, Britten and Loeffler
Kelsey Blumenthal, violin (The PSO)
Deanna Badizadegan, viola (The PSO)
Will Chow, cello (The PSO)
Max Blair, oboe (The PSO)
Francesca Tortorello, piano

Intricate Machines:
March 29, 7:30 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Featuring music by Phil Taylor, Sky Macklay, Katherine Balch, Nina Young and other rising American composers
Aizuri Quartet

Chatham University Choir: Spring Concert
April 6, 3:00 p.m., Campbell Memorial Chapel
A collection of secular, sacred, contemporary and pop choral music
Stacey Conner, Director of Choral Activities

Sounds of Ireland: “Growing up with music in Ireland”
April 12, 7:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Works by John Field, Chopin and Schubert
Finghin Collins, piano

Music for Food: Concert of Premieres
April 20, 3:00 p.m., James Laughlin Music Center
Anna Singer, soprano and Zaffiro Trio
Mary Beth Malek, clarinet, Paula Tuttle, cello and Tina Faigen, piano

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