Yejee Kim, a 26-year-old master's student at Carnegie Mellon University, plays the violin with Yoga Sebastian Bach, an entry in the Rembacher Chamber Music Competition at CMU's School of Music on Thursday.

Commentary: CMU competition thinks outside the music box

The Rembacher Chamber Music Competition at Carnegie Mellon University encouraged innovation in musical performance.

about 6 hours ago

2Do this week, Nov. 24-29: Cultural events around Pittsburgh

The Kelly Strayhorn Theater in East Liberty will celebrate the 99th birthday of Billy Strayhorn with a birthday bash Saturday.

about 6 hours ago

 Bob Dylan in the early '70s.

Bob Dylan return coincides with more gems from 'The Basement Tapes'

Bob Dylan will play the Cultural District tonight for the first time since 1980.

3 days ago

 Billy Price.

Billy Price's holiday playlist

The Pittsburgh R&B legend, who performs Friday at Light Up Night, likes “Merry Christmas Baby,” “Happy Kwanzaa" by Teddy Pendergrass ...

3 days ago

 Jane Monheit.

Preview: Jane Monheit: 'I just sing what's natural to me'

Jazz vocalist Jane Monheit brings her trio to the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild on Saturday.

3 days ago

 Broughton's Rules will celebrate "Anechoic Horizon" with a release party at Brillobox Friday.

Local scene in music this week

News on Wiz Khalifa, Modey Lemon, Broughton's Rules and The Delaneys.

3 days ago

 Singer, songwriter, musician Janis Ian performs at Carnegie Lecture Hall, Oakland..

The Hot List of events for the coming weekend

The PSO performs, Craig Ferguson hits town and Pittsburgh Ballet performs Poinsettias and Pointe Shoes at Phipps.

3 days ago

 The Foo Fighters are scheduled to play the First Niagara Pavilion on Aug. 25 with Royal Blood.

Foo Fighters coming to Pavilion in August

There will be a special "Beat the Bots" sale at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pavilion box office in Burgettstown.

4 days ago

 Chris Jamison

Ross native Jamison advances to Top 10 on 'The Voice'

Chris Jamison sang "Jealous" Monday night and received enough votes to advance to next week's Top 10 live performance showcase.

3 days ago

CMU's School of Music to receive $1 million gift for recording studio, scholarships

The planned gift will also support operations and undergraduate merit scholarships at the school.

4 days ago

Music Reviews

Review: Dylan leaves the hits behind in favor of more haunting recent material

The 73-year-old Dylan has shed most traces of nostalgia and embraced his own here and now, showing he’s still fully engaged in his craft.

Review: Oh what a night: Broadway tenor Jarrod Spector charms Pittsburgh audience

The Jersey Boy and Tony-nominated star of “Beautiful” takes the Trust Cabaret crowd on a trip through his life and musical influences.



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