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Chatham Fall 2015 Music Events Announced

The Chatham University Music Program has announced the Fall 2015 Musical Performance calendar. Unless otherwise listed, all performances are open to the public. For more information, please contact Pauline Rovkah, Director of Piano Program, at or (412) 365-1679.

Fall 2015 Music Events

September 18, 4:00 p.m.  James Laughlin Music Hall
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas: Program Four
Piano Sonatas Op.14, No.2 – Op.26 – Op.101
Walter Morales, piano

October 1, 7:30 p.m.  Campbell Memorial Chapel
Chamber Orchestra of Pittsburgh (ensemble-in-residence)
A concert celebrating the Chamber Orchestra’s season in the new residency at Chatham University.
In the program, Mozart: Symphony No.29 in A Major K.201 and Piano Concerto No.9 “Jeunehomme” K.271 featuring the
PSO pianist Rodrigo Ojeda; as well as Nancy Galbraith: Midnight Stirrings

October 16, 4:00 p.m.  James Laughlin Music Hall
French, Russian and American Piano music: works by Debussy, Ravel, and Prokofiev and Frederic Rzewksi
Michael Noble, piano

October 17, 5:00 p.m.  James Laughlin Music Hall
Chatham Choir: Cabaret Benefit

October 25, 3:00 p.m. Campbell Memorial Chapel
Eco-Vocal Recital: A Celebration of Nature through Song
Featuring music by Rachmaninov, Grieg, Poulenc, Griffes, Brahms, Mata, and more!
Kelly Lynch, soprano; Walter Morales, piano

November 12, 7:30 p.m. Campbell Memorial Chapel
Chamber Orchestra of Pittsburgh (ensemble-in-residence)
“Con Voci” in collaboration with Voces Solis, Ryan Keeling, Music Director
In the program, Bach: Cantata “Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland” BWV 61, Arvo Part: Berliner Messe and Faure: Pavane

November 20, 4:00 p.m. James Laughlin Music Hall
Story Time for the Young and Young at Heart:
Schumann: Kinderszenen and Poulenc: The Story of Babar
Sha Wang, piano

November 22, 7:00 p.m. James Laughlin Music Hall
Faculty & Guest Artist Recital Series
Passion in Classical Proportions: works by Mozart, Chopin, Grieg, Ravel, DeFalla and Fantasy-Suite after Bizet’s Carmen by Sergei Rabotkin
Daria Rabotkina, piano

December 4, 8:00 p.m. Campbell Memorial Chapel
Chatham Choir: Candlelight

December 7, 6:00 p.m.  Campbell Memorial Chapel
Chatham Student Recital

December 10, 7:30 p.m. Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland
Chatham Choir with the River City Brass: Christmas Concert