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Arts + Culture,
Music

The Music of Pink Floyd: A Rock Symphony

Feb 27, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Dark Side of the Moon with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's electrifying performance of The Music of Pink Floyd: A Rock Symphony. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Free event,
Music

The Pat O'Donnell Group

Feb 27, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pat O’Donnell is a recent addition to the Pittsburgh music scene. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Sound Series: Jonathan Richman featuring Tommy Larkins

Feb 28, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We welcome back the highly influential singer-songwriter, Jonathan Richman, who has been performing consistently over the last 50 years, beginning with his pioneering band, the Modern Lovers, in the early 1970s. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Music

Subtronics TESSERACT Tour 2024

Feb 28, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Featuring Wooli, Hedex, Saka, Jon Casey, and Skellytn READ MORE
Entertainment,
Music

Nathan Henry

Feb 29, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Music,
Nightlife

Boy Bands vs. Girl Groups at Howl at the Moon

Mar 1, 2024 | 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Have you been to the Year 3000? Get ready for Howl at the Moon’s music showdown as we bring you “Boy Bands vs Girl Groups” on Friday, March 1st! Join us for a night of chart-topping hits, energetic performances and a clash of the titans between the best boy bands and girl groups in the business. Are you team NSYNC or team Spice Girls?! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Music

Sound Fusion

Mar 5, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
How can diverse components blend to form something innovative? READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Free event,
Music

Antonio Croes, Ava Lintz, & George Heid III - The Precipice Community Band

Mar 5, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Precipice Community Band plays a dynamic amalgam of Caribbean-infused jazz with an indie-pop sensibility. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Sound Series: Katy Kirby with special guest Allegra Krieger

Mar 6, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We welcome singer/songwriter Katy Kirby, originally from a small-town outside of Austin, Texas, and currently living in Brooklyn. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Rosamunde String Quartet

Mar 6, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Rosamunde String Quartet, four stars from three of the world’s greatest orchestras, appearing one night only in Pittsburgh! READ MORE
Music

Brit Floyd

Mar 7, 2024 - Mar 8, 2024
Harry Waters, son of Pink Floyd founding member Roger Waters, to perform alongside the band live on keyboard at the Benedum Center. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Music

Schooltime: Sound Fusion

Mar 6, 2024 - Mar 8, 2024 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
How can disparate elements create something new? READ MORE
Entertainment,
Music

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Mar 9, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A Jason Isbell record always lands like a decoder ring in the ears and hearts of his audience, a soundtrack to his world and magically to theirs, too. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Film & Movies,
Music

The Princess Bride in Concert

Mar 9, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love, miracles...Experience one of the most beloved films of all time as never before…with the power of a full symphony orchestra performing the entire musical score live-to-picture! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Music

Ibeji Rhythms: Dance and Play!

Mar 9, 2024 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
For All Ages: Feel the beat and find your rhythm with The Ibeji Drum Ensemble! READ MORE
Free event,
Music

Thomas Wendt Quartet

Mar 12, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A Pittsburgh High School for the Creative and Performing Arts graduate, Thomas Wendt has been a professional musician since he was 14. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Sound Series: Mary Timony with special guest youbet

Mar 13, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We welcome back singer-songwriter and guitarist Mary Timony, on a tour supporting her fifth solo album, Untame the Tiger, on Merge Records. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Holidays,
Music,
Nightlife

St. Patrick’s Day Party at Howl at the Moon

Mar 15, 2024 | 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
St. Patrick’s Day PartyLooking for where to celebrate this March? Look no further! Let the luck of the Irish shine down on you at Howl at the Moon this St. Patrick’s Day. We know this holiday is not only about green beer and shamrocks – it is about having a celebration. If there is one thing we are good at, it is celebrating. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

PSO360: James Ehnes

Mar 16, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Join us as James Ehnes returns to the Heinz Hall stage together with our PSO Musicians for an unmatched and up-close evening. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Holidays,
Music,
Nightlife

St. Patrick’s Day Party at Howl at the Moon

Mar 16, 2024 | 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
St. Patrick’s Day PartyLooking for where to celebrate this March? Look no further! Let the luck of the Irish shine down on you at Howl at the Moon this St. Patrick’s Day. We know this holiday is not only about green beer and shamrocks – it is about having a celebration. If there is one thing we are good at, it is celebrating. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

PSO360: Radiant Beauty with James Ehnes

Mar 16, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
James Ehnes has established himself as one of the most sought-after violinists on the international stage. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Catherine Russell

Mar 18, 2024
Grammy Award winning vocalist Catherine Russell is a native New Yorker, born into musical royalty. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

La Traviata

Mar 19, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hedonism, hypocrisy, and high society READ MORE
Free event,
Music

Jason Kush Quartet

Mar 19, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dr. Jason Kush is an acclaimed saxophonist, educator, and scholar. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

La Traviata

Mar 22, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hedonism, hypocrisy, and high society READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Entertainment,
Music,
Nightlife,
Online & Virtual Events

2024 Family House Ruby Jubilee Gala

Mar 23, 2024 | 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Come together with friends and fellow professionals in celebration of Family House—Pittsburgh’s premiere healthcare lodging facility—during the 2024 Family House Ruby Jubilee Gala in March. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Hilary Hahn Plays Carmen Fantasy

Mar 22, 2024 - Mar 24, 2024
The One. The Only. Hilary Hahn. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

La Traviata

Mar 24, 2024 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hedonism, hypocrisy, and high society READ MORE
Free event,
Music

Roger Humphries & RH Factor

Mar 26, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Roger Humphries began playing professionally at the age of fourteen. He led his own group at Carnegie Music Hall when just sixteen. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Herbie Hancock

Mar 27, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Now in the seventh decade of his professional life, Herbie Hancock remains where he has always been: at the forefront of world culture, technology, business and music. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

R&B Experience with KEM

Apr 6, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The R&B Experience will perform for one show only at Heinz Hall with a fun-filled evening of R&B music, featuring Grammy Award winner KEM plus special guest ATLANTIC STARR. READ MORE
Music

Ying Quartet with Xavier Foley

Apr 8, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chamber Music Pittsburgh’s 2023–24 MainStage Live season concludes with a performance by their artists in residence. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Christian McBride

Apr 9, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Christian McBride is an eight-time GRAMMY Award winning bassist, composer, and bandleader. McBride is the Artistic Director of the historic Newport Jazz Festival, New Jersey Performing Arts center (NJPAC) and the TD James Moody Jazz Festival, and the National Jazz Museum in Harlem. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Music

Terence Blanchard's Fire Shut Up In My Bones: Excerpts in Concert

Apr 9, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In September 2021, after The Metropolitan Opera had been shuttered for over a year, the world renowned institution opened its season with the first work in its 138 years written by an African American composer— TERENCE BLANCHARD’s masterpiece Fire Shut Up In My Bones. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Student Side-by-Side

Apr 9, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Come and celebrate the talented musicians of the 2024 PSO Student Side-by-Side program! READ MORE
Music

Rock 'N Remember Live!

Apr 13, 2024
“Rock N’ Remember Live!” returns to the Benedum Center with our biggest line-up of talent yet! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Music,
Workshops & Classes

Fascinatin' Fidd

Apr 13, 2024 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Swing, sway and groove to the sensational music of George Gershwin! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Fascinatin' Rhythm: A Gershwin Celebration

Apr 12, 2024 - Apr 14, 2024
Celebrate George Gershwin’s 125th birthday with Byron! READ MORE
Music,
Nightlife

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons: The Last Encores

Apr 20, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The acclaimed band is performing a limited number of shows moving forward and are looking forward to sharing The Last Encores to all of their devoted fans, from the young to the young at heart. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Soul Sessions: Mya

Apr 26, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mýa: definition of the multi-hyphenate entertainer. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Convention,
Entertainment,
Family,
Festival,
Music,
Shopping,
Workshops & Classes

Pittsburgh Yinzerfest

Apr 25, 2024 - Apr 28, 2024
4-day festival celebrating our town’s rich culture of food, ethnic diversity, sports fanatics, and more! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Beethoven Symphony No. 9

Apr 25, 2024 - Apr 28, 2024
Experience the conductor's choice READ MORE
Music

Bonnie Raitt

Apr 29, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Bonnie Raitt is a singer, songwriter and guitarist whose unique style blends blues, R&B, rock, and pop. READ MORE
Music

Joanne Shaw Taylor

May 1, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join Joanne Shaw Taylor and her stellar band performing songs from her critically acclaimed studio album, Nobody's Fool, as well as songs from the upcoming new album. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

London Film Music Orchestra: The Best of Hans Zimmer & Film Favourites Illuminated

May 2, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Experience cinema's most iconic music performed by The London Film Music Orchestra illuminated! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

The Temptations and The Four Tops

May 3, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Music of Star Wars

May 4, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
May the 4th be with you! There’s no better time to celebrate the legendary music of John Williams than on the Star Wars fandom’s official holiday with your PSO. READ MORE
Music

Glenn Miller Orchestra

May 8, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The World-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra brings timeless classics like In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Pennsylvania 6-5000, String of Pearls and Tuxedo Junction back to the stage. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Music of the Knights

May 10, 2024 - May 12, 2024
The Music of Webber, McCartney, and Elton John READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Disrupt: Postcards from Paris

May 18, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Your wanderlust is showing. Let Paris be your playground in an immersive night of music featuring Gershwin’s iconic An American in Paris. READ MORE
Music,
Outdoor

Kenny Chesney Sun Goes Down 2024 Tour

Jun 1, 2024 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
With Zac Brown Band and special guests Megan Moroney and Uncle Kracker READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

PSO360: Benjamin Grosvenor

Jun 1, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor, heralded as one of the most important pianists to emerge from the United Kingdom in decades, is internationally recognized for his sonorous lyricism and understated brilliance at the keyboard. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Darkness to Light: Manfred & Mahler 5

Jun 7, 2024 - Jun 9, 2024
Experience the transcendence READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Fifteen & Firebird: The Season Finale

Jun 14, 2024 - Jun 16, 2024
A fantastical finale to a fabulous season READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Chris Coles: 9 Lives Project ft. Sean Jones

Jun 17, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chris is a Yamaha Performing Artist currently based out of Akron, Ohio and serves on the faculty at Oberlin Conservatory, The University of Akron and The Tri-C Creative Arts JazzFest Academy where he takes pride in bridging the gap to help the next generation of jazz giants. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Howie Alexander

Jun 17, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
HOWIE ALEXANDER, who hails from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, grew up in a home filled with jazz, R&B, and funk. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Let's Groove Tonight: Motown & The Philly Sound

Jun 21, 2024 - Jun 23, 2024
Magic melodies come to life as the pop, soul and R&B sounds of Motown and the famous hits from the Philly Sound face off in this exciting concert experience READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

A Night at the Symphony with Laufey

Jun 24, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Raised in D.C. and Reykjavik, with Icelandic and Chinese roots, Laufey's classical piano and cello training from her mother collided with her love for her father's jazz records. READ MORE
Music

Norah Jones Visions Tour

Jul 8, 2024 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On July 8, Heinz Hall is thrilled to welcome back the incomparable Norah Jones for an extraordinary night of music, alongside singer-songwriter Sasha Dobson, as part of her 2024 Visions Tour. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Cody Fry Live with the PSO

Jul 10, 2024 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The GRAMMY-nominated singer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and bona fide TikTok star makes music that sounds like the new Golden Age of orchestral pop. READ MORE
Music,
Outdoor

Def Leppard and Journey

Jul 27, 2024
Def Leppard & Journey joined by Steve Miller Band will rock the stage at PNC Park on Saturday, July 27. READ MORE
Music,
Outdoor

Green Day - The Saviors Tour

Sep 1, 2024
Green Day brings The Saviors Tour to PNC Park on September 1, 2024 with special guests The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

PIJF Jazz Train

Sep 19, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join pianist and travel host Orrin Evans on the second annual Jazz Train™, which picks up fans at Amtrak stations in New York, Newark and Philadelphia before arriving in Pittsburgh on September 19th and departing on September 23rd READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Fearless: Yunchan Lim plays Rachmaninoff

Mar 1, 2024 - Mar 3, 2024
Van Cliburn Gold Medalist plays Everest READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

La Traviata

Mar 16, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hedonism, hypocrisy, and high society READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Bernstein and Sibelius

Mar 15, 2024 - Mar 17, 2024
The unwavering force of an artist of today READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

The Voyage: Thibaudet Plays "Egyptian"

Apr 5, 2024 - Apr 7, 2024
Unlock the echoes of the Nile READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Let's RACH!: Rachmaninoff's 3rd Piano Concerto

Apr 19, 2024 - Apr 21, 2024
Your world’s about to be RACHed READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

The Passion of Mary Cardwell Dawson

Apr 27, 2024 - May 5, 2024
Pittsburgh’s unsung heroine who taught America to sing READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Music

Schooltime: Meet the Orchestra

May 1, 2024 - May 8, 2024 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
How do instruments make sound? Explore how sound is created with Associate Conductor Moon Doh and the Pittsburgh Symphony! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Gershwin & Marsalis: American Mavericks

May 17, 2024 - May 19, 2024
Two jazz legends meet one orchestra READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Once Upon a Time: The Sorcerer's Apprentice

May 31, 2024 - Jun 2, 2024
From notes to narratives READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Music

Lady Day at Emerson's

May 17, 2024 - Jun 30, 2024
The time is 1959. The place is a seedy bar in Philadelphia. The audience is about to witness one of Billie Holiday’s last performances, given four months before her death. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Music

Young Frankenstein

Jul 19, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024
?From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, THE PRODUCERS, comes this monster new musical comedy. READ MORE

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